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Pot Abroad

Pot Abroad

Liam Toomey, Reporter

April 23, 2018

Filed under Culture, Marijuana, World

The wave of State legalization of marijuana has been dramatic for a nation that has some of the toughest drug laws in the world. The domestic challenges...

A New Start to an Old Relationship

A New Start to an Old Relationship

April 6, 2018

The relationship between China and Korea was once described by Mao Zedong as being "as close as lips and teeth,” because they have long been allies,...

The Paper Strength of Russia’s Economy

The Paper Strength of Russia’s Economy

March 31, 2018

The Russian economy is their greatest single weakness, a target of the sanctions put in place in 2014 by the European Union as a punishment for the illegal annexation of Crimea. But even with the sanctions, the Russian economy seems to be staying afloat...

A New Phase of the Syrian Civil War

A New Phase of the Syrian Civil War

March 28, 2018

Many Americans might be surprised to learn that the US has boots on the ground in Syria. They are there as “military advisors,” as trainers, forward...

The New China, Xi’s China

The New China, Xi’s China

March 9, 2018

The Chinese Central Committee proposed to amend the constitution to remove presidential term limits, allowing Xi Jinping, the current president, to serve...

Paradise in Crisis

Paradise in Crisis

February 24, 2018

The president of the Maldives has declared a state of emergency as he arrested opposition leaders, supreme court justices, and his half-brother, the former...

Russian Interference Investigations Follow Money Trail

Russian Interference Investigations Follow Money Trail

December 8, 2017

There are still on-going investigations about Russia, but the story has unfolded since January. Every day brings revelations of astonishing information...

Armistice Day: Lest The World Forgets

Armistice Day: Lest The World Forgets

November 14, 2017

Every year in November, the world observes the wars that scarred the 20th century, and the brave men and women who fought them. At 11 o'clock on Monday...

League of Esports Worlds 2017

League of Esports Worlds 2017

October 17, 2017

September 22nd, 2017 marked the start of the electronic sports or “esports” World championship in China. Since 2011 League of Legends (LoL) has he...