August 16, 2017 Sam Valk 1Comment

The President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, has survived his fourth Vote of No Confidence. On Wednesday, August 9th, the South African Parliament voted for the fourth time in a motion of no confidence against the president, Jacob Zuma. The vote was declared a “secret ballot,” the first of its…

August 14, 2017 Cody Rizzuto

Madness in lieu of reason. A few days ago, the Washington Post released a poll that made my blood run cold. We all see a variety of polls every day, but this one was different. This particular poll surveyed roughly 1,300 self identified Republicans, asking them a series of baseline…

August 8, 2017 Logan Kolas

The Boundaries on the Peninsula are Cracking The Washington Post broke the news today that United States intelligence may have discovered that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) have obtained missile ready nuclear weapons. Tension between the two nations is now growing expeditiously — with just cause. The world…

August 5, 2017 Sam Valk

Rwanda has come a long way since the genocide. Paul Kagame has won the 2017 Rwandan Presidential Election, garnering a whopping 98% of the vote. His opponents are crying foul once again, saying massive intimidation and voter suppression once again handed Kagame the victory. This continues his iron rule over…

August 4, 2017 Cody Rizzuto

Next step in collusion investigation Special Counsel Robert Mueller took a big step on Thursday in regards to his investigation into potential collusion between the Russian government and the Trump campaign by officially impaneling a grand jury. This serves as an escalation into what has already been a controversial  and…

August 4, 2017 Kennedy Copeland

The parties are changing. The 36th Governor of West Virginia, Jim Justice, announced Thursday night that he will be renouncing his Democratic Party affiliation and will join the Republican Party. At a Donald Trump rally in Huntington on Thursday night, billionaire Governor Jim Justice, and longtime friend of the Trump…

August 2, 2017 Sam Valk

New immigration bill sponsored by Senators Cotton (R-AR) & Perdue (R-GA). President Donald Trump today has announced a new plan to curb illegal immigration into the United States. The plan includes reducing the amount of low skilled labor from entering, which the president says displaces American workers in those jobs….

August 2, 2017 Logan Kolas

Dow Jones reaches record high. When news broke that the 131-year-old Dow had reached a historic peak, supporters at all ends of the political spectrum cheered. The moment of unity quickly evaporated when attempting to assign the credit. Democrats contended that Obama-era policies paved the way for current stock market…

August 2, 2017 Brad Johnson 1Comment

Mr. Maduro goes to Caracas. Venezuela is in a state of waste — of the smelly, flaming variety. Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela is imploding, and he couldn’t give a damn. The Venezuelan Government is rationing food (just as Bernie prefers!) and those who are not privy to Maduro’s favor are hunting stray dogs…

August 1, 2017 Cody Rizzuto

The rules matter.  On Friday and Saturday of last week, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to voice his desire to alter the long standing Senate rules requiring 60 votes to pass legislation through that chamber. Below are the specific tweets referenced: If you are an ardent supporter of Trump…