Why Donald Trump Still Needs to be Checked

Written by Antoine Stokes Donald J. Trump was inaugurated as president of the United States on January 20, 2017.  Some Americans celebrated the inauguration as a joyful day. Other Americans felt as if the ceremony was a woeful and tragic experience. What is undebatable is that it was a turning point in American politics. The 2016 election was a clear victory for the conservative right … Continue reading Why Donald Trump Still Needs to be Checked

The Hilarious Reason Why Joe Biden Could become the 45th President of the United States

Even more history could be made this political season, at least if the good people of Reddit and Twitter have anything to say about it. There has been a hilarious, grassroots movement to make Joe Biden the 45th president of the United States. Fans of the Vice President have been lobbying for Barack Obama to resign early and let Joe Biden take the mantle of office for … Continue reading The Hilarious Reason Why Joe Biden Could become the 45th President of the United States

President Barack Obama Gives His Best and Last Speech

History was made tonight, as President Barack Obama made a speech that will do down in infamy. Although he did not begin with a “fourscore and seven years ago,” the words spoken tonight will inspire many generations to come. In perhaps his best, and certainly his most quotable speech to date, Obama spoke clearly and directly on issues ranging from racism, to terrorism, to the … Continue reading President Barack Obama Gives His Best and Last Speech

Why Dylan Roof Deserves to Die

By now, the world knows that Dylan Roof, the Charleston church shooter, has been sentenced to death. Prosecutors argued that he is a calculating cold killer who deserves the death penalty because of his motive, his lack of remorse, and the massive impact the shooting had on the families of the 9 people who were killed. The Jury agreed. Truthfully however, there is no surprise … Continue reading Why Dylan Roof Deserves to Die

The Inauguration Imperative

Is a dysfunctional nation, a dubious president, and an obscure small-town college the Next Frontier for a country raging verbal civil war? President elect Donald Trump earlier this week sent an invitation to Alabama’s oldest historically Black college to march at the upcoming Inauguration. Talladega college is considering preforming, while other academic institutions and artists have declined the offer such as Howard university, Elton John, Celine … Continue reading The Inauguration Imperative

Pan Pan: World’s Oldest Male Panda Dies at 31

His name was Pan Pan, and he was the worlds oldest male panda. He was almost singularly responsible for taking his species from being endangered, to only being “vulnerable.” Pan pan was considered a “natural breeder” by scientists, especially for being part of a species that is notoriously hard to breed. Female pandas only ovulate once a year, and the male has less than two … Continue reading Pan Pan: World’s Oldest Male Panda Dies at 31

Carrie Fisher Dies at 60

This morning, the family of Carrie Fisher released a statement, a statement that shook the world: “It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning, she was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly, our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.” Mrs. Fisher was on a … Continue reading Carrie Fisher Dies at 60