Articles by: Alexa Ciacciarelli

Life or Death

December 1, 2014 1:11 am7 comments

The negative connotations associated with the death penalty are often built on the practicality, the financial investment, and the moral standpoint behind it. However, few of us dare to consider the people who are affected by these laws.¬†How sure can one wholly be in declaring that the accused person is, […]

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The Search For Punishment in Police Brutality Cases

November 11, 2014 9:56 am1,208 comments
Photo: Flickr Creative Commons -- Mike Licht

The events associated with the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri have become outstanding issues in the media recently, though it is evident that only the surface of police brutality has received mass coverage. Whether they incite massive backlash or not, instances of police brutality result in unfair injury […]

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