News in the American Civil War

During the Civil War newspaper reporting dramatically came of age.  As the fight spread across the United States, so did masses of reporters and journalists. All of the major daily newspapers of the time were spreading rapidly throughout the North and the South leading to an all-time high in reporting. One of the major daily…

Are Modern Politics a Joke?

In the recent years politics have seemingly been depleted in their seriousness. On a daily basis, we see multiple memes, jokes, and offensive statements about both of the running mates for the current elections. Whether it be for a supreme court justice, our president, our vice president, or even members of the senate, politics have…

Drip in the Congo

The Congo’s newest generation is receiving an immense amount of fashion styles and tips from their ancestors. Some residents of the twin Congolese capitals of Brazzaville and Kinshasa have long been known for their love of stylish dressing – in particular members of La Sape. La Sape, also known as the Sapeurs, is a cultural…

The Tokyo Olympics, which was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, critical observation due to allegations that the city’s bid to host the games was secured by millions of dollars in bribes laundered through the international banking system. Multiple different teams of french prosecutors and police investigators began to look deeply into the situation regarding…

Can the Paralyzed Walk in the Future?

In recent years, many scientific advancements have occurred, leading to the saved lives of millions of people around the world. One common issue in the medical field is finding a way for those paralyzed from the waist down to, once again, take their first steps. However, these many scientific advancement advancements have caused stipulations in…