Wednesday, February 22, 2017
World Perspective

World Perspective

El Chapo Extradited to the United States

On Jan. 20, as the United States bid its farewell to the Barack Obama administration, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Loera, the leader of the...

Talking Heads: the Federal Budget

“Talking Heads” is an ongoing dialogue among campus political groups that serves as an open forum for discussing major national issues. All political groups...

Update on the French Presidential Election

On Nov. 27, former Prime Minister of France François Fillon, won the nomination for the French Republican party. Fillon was able to carry 69.6...

Magnitude 6.9 Earthquake Shakes Japan

On Tuesday Nov. 22, a magnitude 6.9 earthquake hit northern Japan. The quake was originally recorded as having a magnitude of 7.3, but has...

Out of the Darkness: Protests in South Korea

Nov. 26 was the fifth consecutive Saturday protestors have joined the streets of South Korea’s capital, Seoul, to demonstrate in opposition to the president....

To the Victor Go the Spoils: Trump’s Cabinet Selections

With the 2016 election in America’s rearview mirror, President-elect Donald Trump is now tasked with choosing his Cabinet. As of November 30, President-elect Trump...

Rethinking Brexit

On November 3rd, Britain’s High Court ruled that the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May does not have the authority to implement Article 50...

Two Police Officers Gunned Down in Iowa Ambush

Sgt. Anthony Bemino and Officer Justin Martin were gunned down in an ambush-style attack in the early morning of November 2nd in Urbandale, Iowa....

Israel Rejects Invitation to Paris Middle East Peace Conference

France invited Israel to partake in a Middle East peace conference to be held later this year in Paris. Israel has formally rejected the...

Recap of Election Night: A Shock to the System

In the early hours of November 9th, the Associated Press officially declared Donald J. Trump the victor of the 2016 Presidential Election. A series...