The Italian Election

Isaac Lavitt '25 Copy Editor On September 25, Fratelli d’Italia (Brothers of Italy) won the Italian election. For the first time since Mussolini, a far-right coalition won both houses of parliament and unseated the incumbent left-wing coalition. Descended from the supporters of Mussolini, the party has expressed support for Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine, has... Continue Reading →

His Majesty King Charles III 

Alden Minuk '26 Contributor HM King Charles III is now King of United Kingdom of Great Britain, Northern Ireland and the Commonwealth Realms. The question many are asking is whether he will be a successful monarch. I believe a monarch’s ability to be successful depends on factors such as their benevolence, their leadership capabilities, and... Continue Reading →

Food and Freedom: A Retrospective on Poland

Ryan Waller ’24 Contributor The lives of those in Poland in the 1980s consisted of work, hunger, and fear. My grandparents and my mother both suffered under the rule of the communist government in Poland. Following the Second World War, Poland had a Russian puppet government. The Polish people and Polish government officials feared Russia,... Continue Reading →

We Should Rethink the UN

William Hudson ’24 Contributor It’s time to replace the United Nations After the disastrous Second World War and the League of Nations’ failure to stop it, world leaders created a new multinational organization: the United Nations (UN). The UN, like its predecessor, aims to prevent wars by encouraging international dialogue, safeguarding human rights, and seeking... Continue Reading →

The Politicization of the Supreme Court

Sean Ehmann ’24 Contributor The United States is a polarized nation. Congress is sharply divided along party lines and executive policies shift drastically from one administration to the next. However, the third branch of government is meant to stay above partisan squabbles, to be truly neutral referees for these political shenanigans. That is, of course,... Continue Reading →

The 2022 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report

Baljot Rai '24 Contributor Climate change is a global phenomenon, impacting the world indiverse ways. Droughts are causing food shortages, acid rain is causing complications in the fishingindustry, and poverty is greatly increasing. Analyzing and assessing the impacts of climate changeon ecosystems, biodiversity, and human communities at the regionaland global levels, the Intergovernmental Panel on... Continue Reading →

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