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Australia Legalizes Gay Marriage

Australia Legalizes Gay Marriage

Kathleen Herbst, Opinion Editor

November 17, 2017

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, the majority of Australian citizens voted in favor of marriage equality and LGBTQIA rights. Over the past few months, Australia has had a postal vote to decide whether or not to pass a bill on marriage equality. The move was largely controversial, as many believed it was a form...

News in Brief 11/7/14

Abe Kenmore, World and Nation editor

November 7, 2014

Mexico City, Mexico: The elusive mayor of Iguala, Jose Luis Abarca, who has been on the run since the well-publicized massacre of six students and the disappearance of 43 more over a month ago, has finally been apprehended according to the BBC. The mayor was found with his wife, María de los Ángel...

Pope makes remarks regarding gay marriage and abortion, sparks criticism

Pope makes remarks regarding gay marriage and abortion, sparks criticism

Ty Gooch, Staff Writer

October 4, 2013

The recently elected Pope Francis may be more liberal than you think. With his recent comments on gay marriage and abortion, the pope faces heavy criticism from Catholics and other Christians alike. “We cannot insist only on issues related to abortion, gay marriage and the use of contraceptive methods,”...

Marriage equality: Time for action

Josh Barker, Staff Writer

April 5, 2013

I’m sorry if I sound angry. It’s because I am. When human rights are at stake, there should be no room for debate. There should be only one guiding force fighting against an infringement on any person or people’s rights. One of the oldest, most vital and innate aspects of being human is the...

News in Brief

Catherine Schurz, World and Nation Section Editor

March 1, 2013

SPAIN As part of Coca-Cola’s “Share Happiness” advertising campaign, the company installed ATMs that dispense free money throughout Spain. Recognizing the country is amidst a recession, Coca-Cola has attached only one stipulation to the instant funds: they must be shared.  The machine offers...

News in Brief

News in Brief

Catherine Schurz, World and Nation Section Editor

February 8, 2013

  London, UK The skeleton of King Richard III was discovered beneath a parking lot in Leicester. Scientists found 10 injuries on the body, including fatal wounds from a battle in 1485. The skeleton is being used to reconstruct images of the King’s face and body. Moscow, Russia The French P...