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The Chinese Purge

By On August 20, 2014

Recently, most of the media attention has been focused on either the Israel-Palestine conflict or the possible onset of a second Cold War. However, in the political black box of China. tensions… Read More

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Japan’s Commercial Whaling: The Beginning of the End

By On June 21, 2014

Japan has had deep roots to whaling stretching all the way back to the 12th century. During the early periods, those in small coastal towns took to whaling as a source of… Read More

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The Unspoken Power of the Media

By On June 20, 2014

The media is an integral segment of public knowledge sources, and can wield powerful influence, particularly in the dissemination of political and legislative information. The media is an essential, inescapable facet of… Read More

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A Summer in India Pt. 2: On Chaos

By On May 22, 2014

When I first experienced driving in India, I would hold on to my seat for dear life. The constant slamming of brakes and narrow misses – you couldn’t slide a pin between… Read More

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A Summer in India Pt. 1: How I got here.

By On May 22, 2014

In the fall of my sophomore year, I co-founded an organization with two people that were much more qualified than me. Zishaan was an MD/PhD and Nick was finishing up his Master’s… Read More