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Saturday, July 11th 2020

Nina Davuluri Is Miss America, And She’s Here To Stay

Alexandra Idzal The Miss America pageant caused quite a stir this year when Miss New York, Nina Davuluri, was crowned as the first ever Miss...

Sore Losers, Serious Consequences of the Government Shutdown

Caley Seaton Staff Writer “The time has come for those legislators who cannot cope with the reality of our democracy to get out of the way,...

Blurred Lines, Defined Lines, and Double Standards: How Our Mainstream Media Remains The Biggest...

Caley Seaton Staff Writer Robin Thicke’s song “Blurred Lines” has officially been dubbed the hottest song of the summer according to billboard.com after leading the Billboard...

Indecisiveness In Syria Must End

Andrea Vallone Staff Writer Vacillation is an apt caption for the global stance on U.S. intervention in Syria. The G20 summit in Russia concluded last week...

The Private Sector’s Big Brother: Why Google Can Get Away With Reading Your Email

Robert Wojtkiewicz Senior Layout Editor Remember that obligatory email you sent your aunt on her birthday three years ago? If you’re one of the more than...

Glass-Steagall 2.0 is Necessary

Andrea Vallone Staff Writer In today’s climate, the public’s political polarization is unsettlingly prevalent (say that three times fast). So, when unlikely political playmates join forces,...

Has Goldman Gone Too Far?: The World’s Rising Price of Aluminum Brings Into Question...

Caley Seaton Goldman Sachs, one of the world’s largest financial institutions, made a generous profit of around $225 million on none other than the popular...

The Criminal’s Country: How the Stand-Your-Ground Law Is Shackling the Land of the Free

In the aftermath of the George Zimmerman trial, America has exploded in regard to Florida’s draconian gun laws, notably the controversial “Stand Your Ground”...
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