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New farming bills incite historic protests in India

The people of India are in the midst of a major crisis that is only continuing to get more international coverage by the day. Punjabi farmers have been conducting peaceful protests since November 26, 2020 to have their voices heard about the new farming bills that were put in place by Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

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Bollywood is not the representation we need

With its origins dating back to more than a century ago, Bombay’s Hindi film industry has had a cultural influence over India, unmatched by other forms of media. Bollywood actors like the Khans, the Kapoors and the Bachchans have a cult-like following in the country. Yet, none of these actors seem to be acknowledging their […]

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President Biden issues executive orders promoting racial equity days after assuming office

Less than a week after being sworn-in, President Joseph Biden issued four executive orders in an attempt at “advancing racial equity.” This includes eliminating privately owned incarceration facilities, strengthening the sovereignty of Native American tribes, and combating racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. The Executive Orders of the Biden Administration have revoked a number […]

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Biden’s plan to combat climate change

Climate change poses an existential threat all over the world to not just to our environment, but to our health and our communities. President Biden has outlined a bold plan that he calls a “Clean Energy Revolution” to address this grave threat and bring climatic justice to the American people. “In my view, we’ve already […]

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Taiwan’s long standing fight for independence continues

China and Taiwan are both economic powerhouses, and yet they have a very complicated relationship with each other. Taiwan has been seeking independence from China for years and the crisis has only intensified with China’s military presence. There is a strong possibility that the U.S. could be dragged into the conflict due to the nature […]

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Armenia and Azerbaijan sign agreement to end two-decade old conflict

While the United States remains divided over topics such as mask wearing, Armenians are being forced out of their homes due to the outcome of a conflict with Azerbaijan that dates back to the late 1980s. The two decade-long “Nagorno-Karabakh conflict” has been put to rest after Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, Azerbaijani President Ilham […]

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After months of anticipation, a COVID-19 vaccine has been created

It seems like a lifetime ago when a world without COVID-19, or just coronavirus, existed. On Jan. 3, 2020, China notified the World Health Organization (WHO) about the outbreak, and by Feb. 10, the U.S. confirmed its 13th case. The very next day, the international number of confirmed deaths surpassed 1,000. As of Dec. 3, […]

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