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Netanyahu Addresses Congress

Charlie Ocasek '17

March 28, 2015

It all started with the Speaker of the House, John Boehner (R-Ohio), inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (sometimes called Bibi), to speak to Congress about negotiations with Iran. He didn't go through the White...

The Umbrella Revolution: Hong Kong

Jack Gihl '17

October 25, 2014

The Hong Kong protests, otherwise known as the “Umbrella Revolution” and “Occupy Central” is just one of the many hundreds of protests that have occurred in Hong Kong, which occupies over 400 square miles and has over 7 m...

The Affects of Social Media on Mainstream Topics

Isabella Marquez '17

October 3, 2014

For the past month or so, the nation has been in uproar over the events that have occurred in Ferguson, Missouri.  On Saturday, August 9th, an African-American man named Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer. ...

The Response to Ebola

Ciara Hopkinson '16

October 3, 2014

The Ebola outbreak in western Africa has quickly escalated into a major crisis. The deadly disease is concentrated in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, but it has spread to surrounding nations in western Africa as well. Currently,...

“Person”al News

Jack Gihl '17

October 1, 2014

News sources are becoming less fact-based and more based on what their audiences want to hear. Each news station has developed its own niche in society, respectively with its own loyal viewers. It would not be uncommon to see...

ISIL: Who Are They?

ISIL: Who Are They?

September 27, 2014

Ebola: Is the Response Strong Enough?

Julia Smialkowska '17 & Wick Staff

September 27, 2014

Ebola, or formally known as Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever, is a deadly disease suspected of being passed down to humans from bats and spread by infection. As of 2014, a massive Ebola outbreak has spread across West Africa. The main...

Crisis in China

Richard Moraga

March 10, 2014

Sixteen of the world’s twenty cities with the highest pollution rates are in China. Pollution is a major environmental issue in China, especially now, due to the country’s “toxic air” pollution which is so bad that it ...

The UN’s Problem With North Korea

Ciara Hopkinson

March 10, 2014

            On Monday, February 17th, The United Nations released its blistering report on the Democratic People’s Republic North Korea, which has been under the control of the Kim family since the 1950s. The ...

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