Category Archives: Politics

Trump Criticized for Slow Response to Charlottesville, Quick Response to Barcelona

U.S. President Donald Trump is under fire yet again after critics point out his reluctance to condemn white nationalism and his eagerness to condemn foreign terrorism. After last week’s deadly Charlottesville attack, it took President Trump two days to denounce … Continue reading

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Scalise Shooting Repercussions Ramp Up

The drama around the shooting of four Republican congressmen in Alexandria last month, including Louisiana Representative Steve Scalise, continues. Scalise, who was the most seriously injured of the victims, recently returned to the hospital for more surgery—he’d already undergone several … Continue reading

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France’s New President Brings Progressive Changes

As the newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron entered his first weeks in office, the world watched to see who he would announce as his cabinet members. On Wednesday, President Macron ended the waiting. As he had promised, half the positions … Continue reading

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Comey is Out; Now What?

As the saga surrounding the firing of FBI Director James Comey continues, the focus is shifting from the act itself and the possible reasons behind it to what is possibly an even more important question: What happens next? How will … Continue reading

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Confusion Sets in As Conflicting Stories Emerge Amid Comey Firing

When President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday, White House representatives said that the decision was made based off the recommendation of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions. In a memo that was sent to … Continue reading

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