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Brexit Grinds Along After Supreme Court Ruling

brexit
October 3, 2019

On Monday, Sept. 9, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson asked the Queen of the United Kingdom to suspend, or “prorogue,” Parliament for five weeks. By doing this, Johnson intended to curtail the efforts...

Column: Yesterday’s News Today

September 26, 2019

The strengthening of border security has been the obsession of the Trump administration since its inception. This preoccupation with man made boundaries extends, however, even beyond the border between...

Tunisian Ex-President Dies in Exile

Former Tunisian president Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali. (Photo from AP)
September 26, 2019

The former Tunisian president Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali died in exile on Thursday, according to Tunisian state media. Ben Ali came to power in 1987, through a violent coup. Initially labeling himself a reformer,...

U.S.-Iran Tensions Rise After Oil field Attack

Despite Houtani Rebels claiming the attack, many in the international community blame Iran for the strike. (Photo from AP)
September 26, 2019

Tensions between the U.S. and Iran amplified over the past few weeks due to the Trump administration claiming that Iran was behind an attack on oil reserves in Saudi Arabia. Houthi rebels in Yemen backed...

Yesterday’s News Today: Venezuela, an echo of past political strife in Latin America

April 14, 2019

With a political situation that seems only to increase in violence, death and confusion, it can be hard to understand what exactly is happening in Venezuela. Though, if one steps back from the constant...

Libyan conflict escalates as migrants flee and oil prices fluctuate

April 14, 2019

Both the World Health Organization and the United Nations are scrambling to curb the effects of recent battles between the Libyan Government and the Libyan National Army. The LNA has continued its siege...

Brexit woes continue for The United Kingdom

April 14, 2019

With the continued battles, disagreements and delays of the Brexit deal, many in the United Kingdom are beginning to worry that they will never see the end of this dire situation. Yet again this week,...

Column: At the world’s edge

Column: At the world's edge
Somalia
March 28, 2019

Look at any map of the world. Seriously, I’ll wait. Find the eastern tip of Africa, which juts out into the Indian Ocean. Find the country south of Yemen and east of Ethiopia and Kenya. What is the name...

Prince Charles visits Cuba on first British royal visit

March 28, 2019

Charles, Prince of Wales, visited Cuba March 24, accompanied by his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. The two royals spent their first full day Monday touring Old Havana, the capital’s historic center. Prince...

Mueller finds no evidence of Trump-Russian collusion

Mueller finds no evidence of Trump-Russian collusion
March 28, 2019

Attorney General William Barr released a summary on March 24 of the investigative report on Russian government interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and alleged collusion by President Donald...

Column: At the world’s edge

Column: At the world's edge
March 22, 2019

There is a common joke about Greenland that is often taught as fact. Hundreds of years ago, during the heyday of the Vikings, settlers of modern day Iceland, wishing to have this fertile country to themselves,...

Yellow vest protest for 18 weeks straight

March 22, 2019

The yellow vest protests in France have continued to cause destruction despite dwindling numbers. Demonstrations broke out March 16 on the Champs-Elysées, where protesters wreaked havoc on the luxury...

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