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Cuba After Fidel

January 24, 2017

Japan’s Population Plummets

Sean Muldowney

March 22, 2016

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Japan, a country known for its large population in comparison to land area, is making world news for the country’s population figures; it might not be what one would expect. The most recent census signifies that over a five...

Persecution of China’s Priesthood Persists

Justyna Gorka

March 22, 2016

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Living in the United States, every individual is allotted certain rights. One of these rights is the freedom to choose your own religion. However, not everyone is as fortunate of a people as the American people. China is currently...

Drones Fly Into Our Future

Isabella Sparacino

February 18, 2016

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Possibly the most popular device to come out of 2015 for recreational use was the drone. A drone in an unmanned aircraft that is controlled by a remote. It is capable of flying around at difference distances and altitudes and...

2016 March for Life: Lack of Reporting Begs the Question

Justyna Gorka

February 18, 2016

Filed under Beyond the Moat

January 22nd marked the forty-second annual March for Life rally in Washington D.C. since the protest’s humble beginnings in 1974, following the Roe v. Wade case. However, there was hardly any media coverage publicizing the...

Flinty Hearts Break

Robert Metaxatos

February 18, 2016

Filed under Beyond the Moat

The Flint River derives its now negatively connoted moniker from the Ojibwe word Biiwaanagoonh-ziibi, meaning “Flinty River.” Indeed, the flinty (obdurate) hearts of city officials are borderline criminal in successive, unmitigated...

Peace Between Israel and Palestine is Ever Breached

Isabella Sparacino

November 18, 2015

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The fighting between Israel and Palestine has been a constant source of tension in the region since 1948 when Israel was given Palestinian territory under revisions of the British Mandate. Almost 10,000 people on both the Israeli...

Impact of Pope Francis’s Visit

Sean Muldowney

October 18, 2015

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Pope Francis’s historic visit to the United States marked the first time a Pope has visited since Pope Benedict XVI’s stay in April of 2008. Pope Francis’s six day stopover in the United States began on September 22nd...

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