Meghan Mulholland Curtin

About Meghan Mulholland Curtin

Meghan is a recent graduate of Boston University with a BA in International Relations. While in school, she focused on foreign policy and security in the Middle East and North Africa. She also spent a semester living and working in Morocco. She is now preparing to attend law school.

Neo-Nazis In German Military Show The Need For Structural Changes In Elite Units

A report published in the New York Times on Friday delved into the infiltration of far-right extremists within the German military. It comes after police uncovered Nazi memorabilia and stolen weapons buried in the garden of a sergeant major nicknamed Little Sheep. Little Sheep was a member of the most […]

Russians Struggle To Adapt As Siberian Temperatures Hit Record Highs 

The Arctic Circle is experiencing an unprecedented heat wave. The Siberian village of Verkhoyansk recorded a temperature of 100 degrees Fahrenheit on June 20th, potentially the highest ever reported in the region, according to the World Meteorological Organization.  Residents of Verkhoyansk and other Siberian towns have had to rapidly change […]

TikTok Users Pranked Tulsa Rally, But Social Media Activists Should Be More Concerned About Surveillance And Privacy

President Trump was back on the campaign trail on Saturday, supported by a large crowd at his rally in Tulsa. The crowd, however, was significantly smaller than expected. In the days before the event, the president boasted that his rallies never had empty seats. He went on to tweet that […]

UN May Have To Halt Three-Quarters Of Aid Programs In Yemen

The United Nations has been forced to request additional aid from donors for humanitarian programs in Yemen. Even though $2.4 billion was requested, just $1.35 billion was pledged. However, the organization reports that only 47% of the pledged funds have actually been received. Representatives from the UN are calling on […]

Please Pay More For Slave-Free Chocolate

Summer has arrived, and millions of Americans are searching grocery store aisles for ingredients to the quintessential barbeque dessert: S’mores. The automatic chocolate of choice is Hershey’s Milk Chocolate. Perhaps it wouldn’t taste so sweet if consumers knew their purchase contributed to the exploitation of child labor. An expansive Washington […]

British Climate Change Experts Argue Coronavirus Stimulus Should Include New Environmental Policies

Latest Development Environmental experts in the United Kingdom are urging officials to use the pandemic recovery period to establish new policies aimed at combating climate change. Britain is already a pioneer in the area, aiming for net zero emissions by 2050. While developed nations are the top producers of greenhouse […]