Catalonia: A Vie for Sovereignty?

Catalonia: A Vie for Sovereignty?

Artur Mas, President of the Spanish region of Catalonia, announced elections in his region on November 25th so that the Catalan people can confirm their trust in him and his polici ...

From the Mushroom Capital to the City of Lights

From the Mushroom Capital to the City of Lights

Coping with a new beginning. ...

Nationalism in Our World

Nationalism in Our World

Nationalism - positive or negative? ...

Fast Food Infiltration

Fast Food Infiltration

It’s strange how attached you can get to the person who serves fries next to you ...

Chicken and Politics—A Good Combination?

Chicken and Politics—A Good Combination?

By Alison Mai With the US elections coming up, the subject of gay rights is highly debated. Not only does this topic affect the candidates and the elections, it also affects busine ...

This Is Africa

This Is Africa

Nourishment for the Soul and Our Perceptions ...

Au Revoir L’Argent

Au Revoir L’Argent

Aside from the super rich, these new taxes also hurt the middle class ...

Catalonia: A Vie for Sovereignty?

Artur Mas, President of the Spanish region of Catalonia, announced elections in his region on November 25th so that the Catalan people can confirm their trust in him and his policies. However there is much more behind this election, as Catalonia is a region in Spain that has been looking to become an independent state for quite some time now. On September 11th, the national day of Catalonia, around 2 millio ...

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A Divided Society: The reality of post-treaty Northern Ireland

  [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="199"] Typical poverty stricken housing projects in the Catholic dominated Bogside area of Derry[/caption]    As pen was put to the paper on the 1998 Good Friday agreement, to international eyes, the conflict in Northern Ireland just disappeared. But to those presently living in this divided society, “normal” is the last word they would use to describe the ...

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Chicken and Politics—A Good Combination?

By Alison Mai With the US elections coming up, the subject of gay rights is highly debated. Not only does this topic affect the candidates and the elections, it also affects businesses and firms. Chick-Fil-A, a fast food restaurant in America owned privately by the Cathy family, shared over the summer their opposition to gay marriage. Dan Cathy, the president of Chick-Fil-A, stated ““I think we are inviting ...

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