S. R. G.

About S. R. G.

Columbia University graduate living in Los Angeles and writing for a better world!

What Jeff Sessions’ Resignation Means For Civil Rights 1

Jeff Sessions resigned as Attorney General of the Department of Justice (DOJ) on November 7th, 2018. Whilst this event occurred weeks ago, the effects of Sessions’ resignation will likely continue to make headlines for the foreseeable future. Upon his departure, Jeff Sessions signed a memorandum to effectively increase the difficulty […]

November 6th’s Washington State Elections To Address Climate Change

Washington state is the home of the latest environmental battle in the U.S.A, with the controversial Initiative 1631 due to be voted on in the November 6th elections. The initiative has received both positive and negative attention, given its particular stipulations and its relation to the UN-backed call to lower […]

China Detains President Of Interpol, Raises Questions About China’s International Diplomacy

In late September, President Meng Hongwei of Interpol took a flight to China and mysteriously disappeared. Meng’s last message to his wife was a knife emoji, potentially indicating a dangerous situation. In early October, after Beijing confirmed that it had been holding Meng in custody, French forces moved to launch […]

Taliban Forces Kill 27 Members Of Afghan Security 

On September 17, 2018, global news sources reported that more than 27 security force members were killed across three provinces in Afghanistan: Farah, Badghis, and Baghlan. Taliban forces have been targeting police checkpoints and killing, wounding, or abducting security force members. The Taliban publicly claims responsibility for such attacks. These […]

Online Videos Of President Maduro Eating Meat With “Salt Bae” While Venezuela Starves

A viral video has surfaced of Venezuelan President Nicolás Marduro dining at a restaurant run by the world-famous Nusret Gökçe, also known as the internet’s “Salt Bae.” Maduro and his wife Cilia were gifted cigars while Gökçe prepared a steak for them at one of Gökçe’s chains in Turkey. This […]

Saudi Air Raid on Houthi Territory IDP Camp Kills 22 Children 

On Thursday, August 23, 2018, Houdi sources reported that the Saudi-UAE military alliance led an air raid on an IDP camp in Duraihami (Al-Houai), Yemen, killing 22 children. This report comes just weeks after another Saudi-UAE attack on Houthi rebels, which killed 40 schoolchildren. Meanwhile, UAE state news agency WAM […]