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The Olympics – What It Means and How We Feel

February 12, 2014 5:00 pm69 comments
Photo by: Carmen Rodriguez

The Olympic Games consist of some of the fiercest competition amongst athletes around the world and has been held in high regard for years. Originally an ancient Greek tradition, several countries now participate in the Olympics. Even through today’s heavy commercialization, the Games’ meanings remain the same. This year, 88 […]

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LGBT Rights: a Global Issue

November 13, 2013 11:50 am2 comments

In the United States, the battle for equal rights of LGBT Americans has mobilized into a strong movement across the entire country. Although still an ungodly struggle, the U.S. has taken major steps forward in the equal rights initiative. Fourteen states and Washington D.C. have legalized same-sex marriage.  Most recently, […]

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The Situation in Syria

September 24, 2013 11:56 am1 comment

The situation in Syria is on everyone’s minds right now. But exactly is going on? The events in Syria began during a period that has come to be known as The Arab Spring; beginning in April 2011, protests against the dictatorship in Syria were met with brutal force by the […]

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