Swift Action, not Swift’s Action: Failures of the Welfare State

Jonathan Swift, in his essay “A Modest Proposal," effectively utilizes an extended metaphor in order to convey his message that we must take action against widespread poverty.


Comey’s Huge Testimony

On Thursday, June 8th, former FBI Director James Comey took a seat in front of the United States Senate Intelligence Committee, which was shaping up to be one of the biggest congressional testimonies in United States History.


Trump’s New FBI Director

A replacement for James Comey has been found.


12 Killed & 42 Wounded In IS Attack On Iranian Parliament

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for two attacks in the heart of Iran


Officer Attacked with Hammer in Paris

A lone attacker injured a police officer Tuesday afternoon in Paris.

UK Elections: Tories Begin Faltering in Polls

With the “snap election” called by Teresa May a mere two days away, recent polling has shown that the Conservative party may be closer to losing their majority than previously thought


Trump Set to Fill Federal Reserve Vacancies

Pictured: Randal Quarles In the first significant structural change to the Federal Reserve in years, Donald Trump is expected to nominate two fresh faces to the Federal Reserve.


Orlando Shooter Kills 5, Then Self

Five deaths in Orlando on Monday morning.


Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and More Cut Ties with Qatar

Saudi Arabia has cut all diplomatic ties with gulf state nation Qatar on Monday.


The FDA: The Hidden Enabler of Corporatism

Capitalism, the economic system void of governmental regulation and influence, is often confused with corporatism, the economic system where corporations use politicians to further their advantages over rival countries