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Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline

Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline

Politics, Politics and Opinions January 2, 2016 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

On November 6, President Obama rejected the controversial crude oil pipeline that would stretch from Alberta, Canada to Steele City, Nebraska. The final decision came after years of public outreach, activism, and consultation. The Department of State advised the President that the pipeline proposal “would not serve the national interestsRead More

Tensions rise between Palestine and Israel

Tensions rise between Palestine and Israel

Politics, Politics and Opinions January 2, 2016 at 5:12 am 0 comments

There has been continuous violence between Palestinians and Israelis in recent weeks as dozens have been killed and hundreds have been injured. The re-emergence of tension between the two started last month when Palestinians accused the Israeli government of preventing them from practicing their religion at the Al-Aqsa com-pound, Islam’sRead More

Meet the candidate: Jeb Bush

Meet the candidate: Jeb Bush

Politics, Politics and Opinions October 21, 2015 at 6:06 pm 0 comments

What’s the Republican Presidential Nomination without another Bush running for a presidential bid? Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is determined to set himself apart from his brother’s and father’s legacies by highlighting his own achievements and goals for the White House.   Bush attended the University of Texas at Austin andRead More

OpEd: Kim Davis on marriage

Opinions, Politics and Opinions October 5, 2015 at 7:10 pm 0 comments

Wrong – Jordon Lee ’16, Junior Politics/Opinions Editor Kim Davis was publicly elected as a county clerk in Kentucky to fulfill many duties, including issuing marriage licenses. The Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges (2015) that it is the fundamental right for same-sex couples to be married under theRead More

Fiorina takes the second debate

Fiorina takes the second debate

Politics, Politics and Opinions October 5, 2015 at 7:08 pm 0 comments

The stage was set in Simi Valley, California at the Ronald Reagan Library when the top 11 Republican nominees took the stage. All eyes were on Donald Trump as many were expecting him to make blunt comments on a variety of issues, such as immigration or the passing of theRead More

Hungary turns away Syrian refugees

Hungary turns away Syrian refugees

Politics, Politics and Opinions September 23, 2015 at 6:54 pm 0 comments

Recently, hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees have traveled to Europe to escape the long and deadly civil war in Syria. The civil war in Syria has lasted since 2011’s Arab Spring protests where thousands demonstrated against President Bashar al-Assad’s regime resulting in a violent response. The violent response eventuallyRead More

Meet the Candidate: GOP’s Bobby Jindal

Meet the Candidate: GOP’s Bobby Jindal

Politics, Politics and Opinions September 14, 2015 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

As we hear constant news about Hilary Clinton’s emails or Donald Trump’s startling remarks, it is important to also be informed about the other twenty candidates running for their parties’ nomination and, of course, the Presidential nomination. In this series, “Meet the Candidate,” the Yellow Jacket will take a lookRead More

OpEd: Gun Control

Opinions, Politics and Opinions September 14, 2015 at 6:39 pm 0 comments

We Need It – Sean Ryan ’18, Junior Politics/Opinions Editor In light of the most recent tragic events having to do with gun violence, the conversation on gun control has come up once again. This conversation has come up at an opportune time as well, given the early developments ofRead More

Coach Davis steps down after six seasons

Sports May 16, 2015 at 3:33 pm 0 comments

One hundred and forty one wins in six seasons, three ODAC championships, six NCAA tournament appearances and a contender in the NCAA Division 3 Final Four. Those are the some of the highlights that Coach Nathan Davis has achieved in six seasons as the head coach of the men’s basketballRead More

Baseball: Ranked #15 in nation

Baseball, Sports April 23, 2015 at 1:25 am 0 comments

After many rescheduled games because of the inclement weather, the Yellow Jackets were revved up to face Virginia Wesleyan. The Yellow Jackets took an early lead as sophomore Jordan Schmeer was able to score on a double by senior Nate Meiners, making the score 1-0. Freshman Cole Migliorini helped putRead More