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Update on Paris Attacks

Update on Paris Attacks

Je suis Charlie (I am Charlie) has been popping up all over social media, but why? It all started Wednesday, January 6, when France began a downward spiral into violence, fear, and bloodshed through the hands of three men and…
Je Suis Charlie

Je Suis Charlie

The attack on the Paris offices of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo’s on January 7th created 3 days of terror in France and shocked the world. At 11 am, gunmen dressed in all black forced their way into the satirical…
Ferguson: The Cycle

Ferguson: The Cycle

Moments ago, I was tuned into the breaking news on MSNBC. Already five minutes into prosecutor Robert P. McCulloh’s speech, I had already figured the inevitable: Officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted for the shooting of Michael Brown. Wilson,…
Hong Kong Protests

Hong Kong Protests

For the past several weeks, thousands of Chinese have demonstrated in Hong Kong’s financial district to call for democratic reform. Their demands include universal suffrage, the resignation of Chief Executive, Leung Chun-ying, and that future Chief Executives be nominated by…