Trump Administration Rolls Back on Obama-era Mandate

The Trump Administration lifted the Obama-era healthcare mandate on October 6. The mandate required employers to provide their female workers insurance coverage for contraceptives. During the Obama Administration, this policy further polarized both pro- and…

The World This Week 10/17

ASIA Pakistan/US- The Pakistani army was successful in rescuing a North American couple with their three children that had been held captive by the Afghan Taliban since 2012. The soldiers said that they received a…

The Puerto Rico Crisis

Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 hurricane, ravaged Puerto Rico in early September resulting in 1 million Puerto Ricans without power. Almost two weeks later, the American commonwealth was struck again by another Category 5 storm,…

UC Berkeley

Often lauded as one of the top universities in the world, University of California, Berkeley, has recently come to the forefront of the recent epidemic of campus protests and riots.  These riots began on February…

President Trump Supports Women in STEM

Amidst the controversy surrounding President Trump’s time in office, from the travel ban to the buzz around his administration’s alleged ties to Russia, the President has also been busy signing other bills that are set…

Trump’s Travel Ban Put to the Test in…

President Donald Trump's controversial immigration executive order has not had any luck lately. The order barred people from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the United States for 90 days. This has been met with stark…

Around the World 2-14

ASIA Philippines- Geraldine Roman made history in the Philippines by becoming the first transgender woman to be elected as a Congress politician, representing her hometown province of Bataan. In an interview with CNN, Roman says…