Daily Archives: March 31, 2017

The Three US Investigations Into Trump’s Ties To Russia

Yesterday, Democratic Congressman Ted Lieu released an official statement, calling for a complete shutdown of government. “Congress cannot continue regular order and must stop voting on any Trump-backed agenda item until the FBI completes its Trump-Russia collusion investigation… We may have an illegitimate President of the United States currently occupying […]

US Senator Claims Russia Attempted To Hijack US Election

A United States Senator has claimed Russia attempted to hijack the US 2016 election through forms of fake news and propaganda. Democratic Senator Mark Warner, the ranking member of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday testified that Russia employed a social media campaign aimed at spreading fake news targeting Democratic […]

The Two-State Solution And Its Alternatives In 2017

What is the significance of the two-state solution in 2017? UN Resolutions dating back to 1974 have called for the ‘Peaceful settlement of the question of Palestine’ through the establishment of the two-state solution. The two-state solution proposes that in order to solve the Israel-Palestinian conflict ‘two states for two […]

The Implications Of A Montenegro Accession To NATO

On March 28th, 2017, in an near unanimous vote, the U.S. Senate supported further expansion of NATO membership to include Eastern European countries. After a long-drawn-out voting process, the Senate finally allowed Montenegro to join. The heavily delayed Senate vote was 97 to 2, in favor of the Montenegro’s accession, exceeding […]

The Death Of A Baby, The Birth Of Terror: Female Infanticide And Terrorism

Female infanticide is the selective abortion of a female fetus or the killing of female babies after birth. This occurs because of cultural norms equating socio-economic superiority to the male sex, as married women traditionally live with their husband’s family, thus leaving their parents without future support. It can also […]