Jennifer Brown

About Jennifer Brown

Jennifer Brown is a senior at Arcadia University outside Philadelphia, PA. She hopes to pursue graduate studies in Contemporary Literature.

North Korea’s New Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

On Wednesday, November 29, North Korea launched a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that analysts believe is capable of reaching all of the United States, including big targets like New York City and Washington DC. This rocket reached the highest altitude of any of North Korea’s missile launches so far. […]

ISIS Claims Attack In Yemen

At least seven people were killed and twelve more were injured when a suicide bomber attacked security headquarters in the southern port city of Aden on Sunday November 5. The bomber drove a vehicle with explosives into the entrance gate of the security headquarters building. According to an Aden security […]

Deadliest Mass Shooting In American History

The deadliest mass shooting in American history to date occurred on Sunday, October 1 in Las Vegas. 64 year old Stephen Paddock fired from the 32nd story of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino into a crowd of 30,000 people gathered for the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival, a country […]

Is The U.S. At War With North Korea?

North Korea’s Foreign Minister has accused the United States of declaring war, according to BBC News. While in New York for the United Nations summit, Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho announced that North Korea “reserved the right” to shoot down United States bombers, whether or not they are even in the […]

North Korea Calls Trump A “Dog Barking”

United States President Donald Trump told the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, September 19, that the United States could “destroy” North Korea if forced to defend itself or its allies. He disparagingly called North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un “Rocket Man” in his statement, “Rocket man is on a suicide mission,” […]

18 Egyptian Police Dead In IS Attack

At least 18 Egyptian policemen were killed in an Islamic State attack on September 11. The attack occurred in the Sinai peninsula near the town of El-Arish and was officially claimed by the Islamic State. The attack consisted of a roadside bomb that destroyed three armoured vehicles. The police vehicles […]

Qatar Fails To Sustain Talks With Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia has once more suspended talks with Qatar over the ‘Qatar crisis.’ Qatar has attempted to open a dialogue on the day of September 8, in which resulted in a phone conversation between the Qatari leader and the Saudi Arabian Crown Prince. However, after the phone conversation, Saudi Arabia […]

Syrian Army Moves To Break Siege At Deir al-Zor

The Syrian Army is currently moving East in an effort to end the siege on the city of Deir al-Zor. On Monday, the Army reached a point two miles from their trapped officers within the city. According to the Governor of Deir al-Zor, Mohammed Ibrahim Samra, the Army is expected […]

Transgender Rights Called Into Question: Will The US Military Reinstate The Transgender Ban?

President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday, July 26, that he would reverse the Obama administration’s decision to repeal the ban against transgender individuals serving in the American military. This decision continues the Trump administration’s trend toward repealing LGBT rights; earlier this year, the administration repealed the Obama administration’s policy that […]

Britain’s High Court Rules In Favour of Arms Exports to Saudi Arabia Despite Evidence Of Human Rights Violations

On Monday, July 10, Britain’s High Court ruled that the UK’s sales of arms to Saudi Arabia is within the boundaries of UK and EU law. Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) brought the case to the High Court over humanitarian concerns regarding the high civilian death toll in the Yemen […]