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International Volunteers Series: Infirmary Worker in Montero, Bolivia

03/07/2014

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Copacabana - Bolivia, Julio 2013, Photo by Dani

Olivia Elswick, Asia Correspondent Last Modified: 23:30 p.m. DST, 03 July 2014 MONTERO, Bolivia — Antoinette Moncrieff, a spitfire of a girl from Michigan, works in an orphanage, or Hogar, in Bolivia with another American volunteer, Natalie Baker. Antoinette was drawn to work in Bolivia because of the opportunity to work in an orphanage and […]

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Heroin in the Hills

02/07/2014

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Twins, Photo by James Gardner

Michael Ransom, Managing Editor Last Modified: 07:45 p.m. DST, 11 June 2014 CINCINNATI, Ohio – While drug abuse is a long-standing problem in the Appalachia region of the United States, the surge in heroin usage has only been recently documented and is a relatively new phenomena. Most officials attribute the influx of heroin into be rural […]

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Kim Jong-un Promises War

30/06/2014

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Korean Missiles, Photo by Daniel Foster

Michael Ransom, Managing Editor Last Modified: 11:45 a.m. DST, 30 June 2014 HOLLYWOOD, California — Could James Franco and Seth Rogen start a war? Until yesterday, that notion seemed absurd. But now, Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of North Korea, has promised ‘merciless’ retribution if Columbia Pictures releases the film The Interview, which stars both […]

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Becker Sentenced to Life for Cutting off Penis

27/06/2014

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B is for Blood, Photo by Klm

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 22:24 PM EDT, 27 June 2014 LOS ANGELES, California — In August 2011, Catherine Kieu Becker, a Vietnam-born woman also known as Que Anh Tran, brutally attacked her husband severing his penis. At that time they resided in Grove Garden, California. Today, nearly three years later, Becker has been convicted […]

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Capitalism vs. Water Rights in Detroit City

26/06/2014

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Highland Park, Detroit, Michigan, Photo by inafreeland Dan

Ayanna Nahmias, Editor-in-Chief Last Modified: 23:45 p.m. DST, 26 June 2014 DETROIT, Michigan — Despite numerous plans initiated by Detroit to encourage its residents to remain in the city, the once great Midwestern city of Detroit has done an about face. In an otherwise tragic situation, some might say that rapacious forces now endeavor to […]

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