Daily Archives: January 7, 2019


Military Coup In Gabon

The citizens of Gabon woke up on Monday, 7th January to find that the military had staged a coup and ousted President Ali Bongo. According to Lieutenant Kelly Ondo Obiang’s radio and television statements, the military has staged a coup with the intent of “restoring democracy.” He continued to say that […]


Khashoggi Murder Trial Begins, But Answers Still Far from Reach

The shocking murder of 59-year-old Jamal Khashoggi on 2 October 2018 continues to cause significant repercussions for both the political relationships and international image of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom has fallen into its most dire diplomatic crisis to date, and the character of leader Crown Prince Mohammed […]


Two Sides To One Line – Social Security And Border Insecurity

Immigration control in the U.S. has long been a hate-hate relationship and as the tumultuous year of 2018 came to a close, the controversy continues, as funding is withheld for the current administration’s demands of a physical border wall. Whether made of cement or steel slats, there are two sides […]