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Do we expect too much from the president?

By Brittany McLellan

February 8, 2012

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

As Americans, we look up to our President. He has been a powerful man (so far) whom we look to for guidance, for reassurance, for action and for leadership. We may be divided by whether we agree or oppose the policies they support...

Escalation in Libya

By Brittany McLellan

March 28, 2011

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

Moammar Gadhafi still remains defiant as the United States, France and the United Kingdom have become involved in the Libyan conflict. With the overwhelming violence against rioters, it was clear that other nations had to ...

Middle East Riots: Libya Chapter

By Brittany McLellan

March 10, 2011

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

Following the examples of Tunisia and Egypt, Libya is yet another Middle Eastern country to make moves to oust their leader, Muammar Gaddafi. The protests had begun on February 15th and have continued up until today, o...

Freedom has come to Egypt

By Brittany McLellan

February 14, 2011

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

Freedom has finally come to the people of Egypt after about three weeks of protests. February 10 was believed to be the day that Mubarak would acknowledge his defeat and step down from office, instead he announced he would transfer some power to his Vice President Omar Suleiman, but would not resign or...

The time has come for action in Egypt

By Brittany McLellan

February 4, 2011

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

The people of Egypt will not cease protests until President Mubarak steps down from power. After nearly thirty years of corruption the time has come for action. President Mubarak’s regime has been riddled with unlawful arrests,...