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The West at a Crossroad in Response to Saudi Journalist’s Disappearance

The West at a Crossroad in Response to Saudi Journalist’s Disappearance

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who wrote critically of the Saudi kingdom and the royal family, went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to obtain paperwork he needed to marry his fiance. The Saudi government is under intense international pressure as Turkish officials said...

An In-Depth Analysis of the Delicacies and Disgraces Featured on Thanksgiving Menus

An In-Depth Analysis of the Delicacies and Disgraces Featured on Thanksgiving Menus

Natalia Rodriguez and Alexander Yagoda

November 28, 2017

Thanksgiving is the best American holiday, and that is a matter that is not up for contention. In fact, Thanksgiving is so important that Congress has declared it an official national holiday that is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November every year. Many people argue that the reason Thanksgi...

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice: Fall Activities

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice: Fall Activities

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

October 12, 2017

When you think of fall, you think of Pumpkin Spice Lattes at Starbucks, Halloween costumes and spending time with family and friends. During the fall season, there's Halloween and Thanksgiving and the anticipation of Christmas and the New Year. There is a wide array of interesting activities to take part in ...

Recap: March 7 – 13

Recap: March 7 – 13

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

March 13, 2016

International Affairs American student killed in 1 of 3 terror attacks in Israel during Biden visit "An American student from Vanderbilt University was stabbed to death in one of three bloody terror attacks that  rocked Israel Tuesday, just as Vice President Biden arrived in Tel Aviv to meet ...

Recap: December 14 – 20

Recap: December 14 – 20

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

December 20, 2015

International Affairs  National Front Party in France Is Dealt a Setback in Regional Elections "French voters dealt a sharp setback to the far-right National Front in regional elections on Sunday, depriving the party of victory in any of the country’s 13 regions, according to projections b...

Recap: November 30 – December 6

Recap: November 30 – December 6

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

December 6, 2015

International Affairs EU reaches $3bn deal with Turkey to curb refugee crisis "The European Union has struck a deal with Turkey in Brussels that aims to limit the flow of refugees into the continent. Leaders from 28 EU members states met with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Sunday, f...

Recap: November 23 – 29

Recap: November 23 – 29

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

November 29, 2015

International Affairs Turkey shoots down Russian warplane on Syria border "Turkish warplanes have shot down a Russian military aircraft on the border with Syria. Russian President Vladimir Putin said the Su-24 was hit by air-to-air missiles fired by Turkish F-16s while it was flying over Syrian...

Recap: November 2 – 8

Recap: November 2 – 8

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

November 8, 2015

International Affairs Turkey election: Ruling AKP regains majority "With almost all ballots counted, the state-run Anadolu news agency said the AKP had won 49.4% of the vote, with the main opposition CHP on 25.4%. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said voters had "shown that they prefer action a...

Recap: October 12 – 18

Recap: October 12 – 18

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

October 18, 2015

International Affairs Iran says Washington Post reporter convicted "Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, who has been detained for more than a year on charges including espionage, has been convicted, a spokesman for the Iranian judiciary said. [...] Ejehi said Rezaian and his lawyer are eligible to appeal the conviction within 20 days." Deadly bombings spark fear in Turkey ahead of...

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