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Senate passes ISIL bill

Senate passes ISIL bill

Congress passes bill approving Obama’s plan to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State militants.

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
All eyes on Scotland

All eyes on Scotland

Scottish independence polls have closed, and the world now awaits the results of the referendum that will decide the U.K.’s future.

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
Under the Radar: America: the Delusional Battleship

Under the Radar: America: the Delusional Battleship

An analysis and critique of Obama’s counterterrorism strategy for ISIL

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Editorials, World/National
The breakup of Britain?

The breakup of Britain?

UK’s prime minister flew to Scotland to campaign against the push for independence, while Scottish politicians deem his protest a sign of panic.

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
Over the line

Over the line

US plans to fight the Islamic State and seek justice for beheading of American journalist

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
A race for a cure

A race for a cure

The blood of Ebola survivors could be an unlikely candidate to help infected patients

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
China rules out full democracy in Hong Kong, tempers flare

China rules out full democracy in Hong Kong, tempers flare

Protests erupt in Hong Kong over Chinese ruling on election process

by · September 4, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
Russian boots on Ukrainian soil

Russian boots on Ukrainian soil

Russia sends troops into Ukraine to support pro-Russian separatists as Ukrainian government forces close in

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National
Under the Radar: Turning the Tide

Under the Radar: Turning the Tide

As the war-weary West attempts to rally their populations for battle, the Islamic State group continues to ravage the Middle East. Should the US ally with Syrian President Bashar al Assad to confront ISIL? Is it appropriate for America to cooperate with Iran in Iraq?

by · August 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Editorials, World/National
Beyond the bubble

Beyond the bubble

With students already busy with classes, extracurricular activities and social life, how and why should a college student keep up with world news? Professors, students, and alumni sound off about how to stay informed about world events.

by · August 22, 2014 · 0 comments · World/National