The Dark Side of PETA

By Ryan Ricks Here’s a question: when you think of an organization that supports animal rights and veganism, an organization that fights against animal cruelty, which organization do you think of? Chances are you thought of PETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. This organization is one of the largest and most popular […]

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  • 2020: Looking Ahead

    By Sarah Naidu With the 2020 presidential race on the rise, several candidates have announced their bid. Here are the names that you should know: Andrew Yang, Democrat “Humanity First” Yang served as the CEO for a test preparation company and then went on to start Venture for America, a non-profit focused on creating economic […]

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  • 2018 Midterm Election Candidate Profiles

    By Grace Rozembajgier Tomorrow marks the national midterm election, where in addition to local political offices, all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 35 Senate seats will be up for grabs. Here’s a quick run-down of the candidates on Indiana ballots.   US Senate Mike Braun, Republican Currently the CEO of Meyer Distributing, […]

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  • The Populist Wave in Italy

    By Ryan Ricks Italy now faces a hung Parliament and large populist victories after parliamentary elections on March 12th. While 50% of voters voted for populist and other right wing parties, no parties received enough votes to rule alone. Two rival populist parties are now vying for control of the government. The 5-Star Movement, popular […]

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  • On Responses to Another Mass Shooting

    by Josh Watson For some unfortunate reason, people decide to kill other people. Through this reality, the Australian government unanimously decided to create comprehensive gun laws including criminal background checks, 28-day waiting periods, and a “justifiable” reason other than self-defense for owning a firearm. In addition, Australia enacted strict gun laws that banned semi-automatic rifles […]

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