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Political Focus: Days after the Trump-Kim summit, signs of preparing a launch seen in North Korea

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2019

Filed under Opinion

The nuclear disarmament summit that occurred in Vietnam at the end of February seems to have been for naught, coming as no surprise to most of the people who were paying attention at the time. President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un me...

Could the moon be an artificial satellite put here by aliens?

Taylor Crumley, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2019

Filed under Opinion

Back in the summer of 1969, Apollo 11 landed the first humans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the moon in a mission they called “one giant leap for mankind.” The moon serves a great purpose to Earth. According to Universe ...

Political Focus: Betsy DeVos tries to kill public education… again

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under Opinion

The Trump administration will be supporting Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ push for further integration of school of choice. DeVos and fellow Republican lawmakers Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) and Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-Ala.) ann...

The latest trend: Goodbye kale, hello celery juice

Taylor Crumley, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under Opinion

The newest craze among the health community says that drinking celery juice in the morning on an empty stomach can help inflammation and bloating, clear skin and even cure disease. The hashtag #CeleryJuice on Instagram boasts over 100...

Trump administration ends summit with North Korea successfully

Timothy Kandow, Contributor

March 6, 2019

Filed under Opinion

On Feb. 27 and 28, President Donald Trump and Leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un met in Hanoi, Vietnam for the second summit between these two leaders. The meeting's intent was to discuss the denuclearization of North Korea to...

A “New Green Deal”

Timothy Kandow, Contributor

February 27, 2019

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Newly elected Representative Alejandra Ocasio-Cortez of New York proposed a “New Green Deal.” The goal of this deal is to significantly reduce greenhouse gases to avoid the supposed catastrophic consequences of climate change/w...

Political Focus: The danger to journalists and media personnel is almost completely the fault of the White House

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

Filed under Opinion

The domestic terrorist arrested last week by the name of Christopher Hasson was found with a stash of firearms and a list of news journalists and Democratic politicians to be killed. The Coast Guard lieutenant was arrested Friday, F...

Opinion: What’s up with Yik Yak?

Alyssa Ochss, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

Filed under Opinion

Remember the app Yik Yak? It was featured as a section in The Oakland Post in around 2015 to 2016 when I was a freshman. However, as I checked the newspaper one day, I realized the section that had brought enjoyment to my day...

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