Should the Civil Rights of 1964 apply to…

[one_third]Liberal - Nicole Cheney The Civil Rights Act of 1964 outlawed discrimination based on race, religion, national origin and sex. The United States Supreme Court will hear three upcoming cases to decide if this statute…

Students vs State Loans

New Jersey passes legislature to assist student loan payback process Chart: State and federal student-loan recipients at NJIT for 2016-2017. NJCLASS loans averaged $14,000 for NJIT recipients during the academic year. Source: 2018 NJIT Institutional…

The US Cold War Treaty

The US is now on track to withdraw from a major Cold War-era treaty restricting nuclear weapons. President Trump delivered a statement on the Feb. 1 declaring that within six months, the country would cease…

The Sinister Politics of E-Cigarettes

In 2015, Juul began releasing USB-rechargeable e-cigarettes and cartridges (called pods) with 5% nicotine content—the equivalent of one pack of cigarettes—while competing companies offered products at 1-2% concentrations. Since then, Juul’s popularity has exploded: by…

Why We Need a Wall, and How Trump…

In game theory, chicken is an experiment that everyone is quite familiar with: the only way to make the other player yield is to make a definitive statement that you're willing to risk mutual destruction.…

CIA Concludes Crown Prince Behind Khashoggi Murder

On Friday, November 16, the Central Intelligence Agency released a report concluding that the Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman was responsible for ordering the assassination of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi in October. Khashoggi,…