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The Conflict in Kashmir

Ramani Arunachalam, Contributor

October 8, 2019

In 1947, the partition of India and Pakistan forced millions of people to migrate between the two countries and leading to violence that killed hundreds of thousands of people. The status of Jammu and Kashmir (a state in the Himalayas), was left undecided. Fighting quickly broke out, and both countries eventually sent in troops, with Pakistan occupying about one-third of the state and India two-thir...

Finding Security in Our State : Why U.S. Foreign Intervention is Still Necessary

J. A. Soileau, N/A

March 5, 2019

With the recent INF (Intermediate Nuclear Forces) withdrawal by the United States, tensions between the Western and Eastern Blocs have reached a new peak. The treaty, first enacted in 1985, barred the two superpowers from developing and staging short to intermediate range nuclear missiles.   ...

Global Warming

Lauren Henely, N/A

February 19, 2019

With a polar vortex wrapping up and a predicted hot summer coming, it seems to me global warming is at a peak. Transportation and different machinery are a huge factor to this dramatic change in climate. Global warming is killing our world, and a lot faster than we think. I can’t believe human ignoran...

What comes first the school or the student?

Madison Zweber, Contributer

December 3, 2018

Sexual assault has become a spotlight in the media. Recent events, such as the Kavanaugh case and the #metoo movement have drawn attention to sexual assault and harassment. This has then opened up a discussion on how we respond to sexual misconduct. The movement against sexual harassment is gaining mo...

Catalan Crisis

Chancellor Farmer, Editor-in-Chief

November 17, 2017

Catalonia, a wealthy region in Spain, has been in the throes of unrest for the past several weeks.  The pro-independence regional government coalition lead by President Carles Puidgemont called a controversial referendum on the question of secession on 1 October.   It had an official result of 90 pe...

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