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One girl’s struggle for an education

Living in a free nation, we sometimes lose sight of how important our basic freedoms are. To Malala Yousafzai, this lack of freedom has inspired the 14-year-old Pakistani girl, and has ultimately lea...
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From All Corners: International Opinion

Protests over Austerity Measures in Europe Gareth Jones  Journal Contributor Austerity measures are a fancy way of saying cuts. When a government cuts spending, government employees lose. These are t...
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Social networking is pleasure networking

Anya Batrakov  Journal Contributor I can’t go to a restaurant anymore without the person I’m with checking their Facebook on their smartphone. I notice more people can’t survive without this seemingl...
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Sarah Palin is horrible, we get it

New book makes outrageous claims about sex, lies, and stupidity of ex-governor The latest about Sarah Palin splashed across the headlines this week was Joe McGinniss’ new book, The Rouge: Searching f...
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Perry vs. Bush: Clash of the Texans

Despite apparent similarities, the two Texas Governors dislike each other When it comes to the candidates for this year’s presidential elections, we sure have some… interesting choices.  One of...
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Enough is enough

Wrongful execution proves serious flaws in capital punishment By Ally Johnson In one the most heavily publicized and controversial examples of capital punishment in recent memory, Troy Davis was exec...
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Google in danger of becoming monopoly

Shows need for new antitrust laws Earlier this year the Federal Trade Commission indicated that it was investigating Google for anti-trust law violations stemming from complains by other search indus...
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Clean energy at what cost?

Nuclear power is something that has always been saturated with controversy. While it does have its benefits, it also comes along with a deadly price. Last week a federal judge was presented with this...