Day: May 1, 2017

Climate Change Ignorance Is Catastrophic

Derek Bok: “If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.” Worldwide political news this week had three key focuses: 1) Donald Trump’s aggressive stance on North Korea; 2) The French Presidential Election; and, 3) Kim Jong-Un’s aggressive and non-compliant stance against any state that could threaten the survival of his

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North Korea’s Fourth Failed Missile Launch Since March

In defiance of the United States and its main ally, China, North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile on Saturday, April 29th, 2017. The missile did not leave the North Korean territory. According to the United States’ and South Korean military, this test appears to have been a failure, the fourth

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Arkansas Executes First Person In 12 Years

On April 20th, Arkansas carried out its first execution since November 2005. Governor of Arkansas, Asa Hutchinson, originally applied to have eight prisoners executed over an 11 day period. This was to be carried out as four sets of double executions, which is unprecedented in American history, and what Amnesty

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