The fight for independence; a brief history of Catalonia’s struggle

Newspapers and broadcast stations have been airing the violent confrontations between Catalonians and Spanish police forces as the region of Catalonia tries to vote their way to becoming an independent nation. Catalonia, a nationality and autonomous community of Spain located in the northeast of the country, also known as the Iberian Peninsula, consists of four … Continue reading The fight for independence; a brief history of Catalonia’s struggle

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STOP showing mass shooters’ faces and names in the media!

Recently, America has been facing tragedy after tragedy. These tragedies come in the form of school shootings and mass slaughters in malls and movie theaters. The most recent event headlining every media outlet is the Las Vegas shooting. News broadcasts and papers alike have been hosting special features on the shooting, mourning the victims and … Continue reading STOP showing mass shooters’ faces and names in the media!

Not all conversations are suitable for the Workplace; here’s what to avoid

Sex, politics and religion. These topics are the universal confrontation starters that people are advised to avoid when talking with coworkers or strangers. And yet, internet fights and workplace standoffs occur every day due to people’s disregard for the seriousness of these topics and their insensitivity towards people who hold different opinions than their own. … Continue reading Not all conversations are suitable for the Workplace; here’s what to avoid

Border wall costs dropped from Budget Debates

Mr. Trump once again graced the world with a tweet Tuesday morning, “Don’t let the fake media tell you that I have changed my position on the WALL. It will get built and help stop drugs, human trafficking etc.” While he still firmly believes in enhancing the existing border wall between the United States and … Continue reading Border wall costs dropped from Budget Debates

Why more college students should utilize LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a worldwide, social media giant. Founded in 2002, it has become a huge resource for people looking to make professional connections. While Facebook is useful for connecting with others all over the world socially, LinkedIn allows for a more serious and professional approach. By connecting with people you know and with the people … Continue reading Why more college students should utilize LinkedIn

New bill poses danger to environment

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday, March 28 that will undo most of former president Barack Obama’s climate change policies. He is hoping to fulfill his campaign promises of increasing America’s energy independence. Trump’s campaign promises have been mostly unfulfilled since he took office. He has seen a great amount of push back … Continue reading New bill poses danger to environment

Facebook’s continuing changes keep it fresh for its users

Sensations such as April the giraffe and Lula Roe sales demonstrate how Facebook can be used in unexpected ways Facebook has been around for 12 years, has 1.4 billion users and has so many more uses than most people readily think of. Almost everyone can be found on Facebook, it has more users than Twitter … Continue reading Facebook’s continuing changes keep it fresh for its users