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Trump has gone back on campaign promise not to police the globe

Trump has gone back on campaign promise not to police the globe

Edwin J. Viera, Columnist
April 19, 2017
Filed under Columns, OPINION, Politics, Recent Stories, Society

America has reached turmoil in terms of its foreign relations with Syria, North Korea and Russia. With regards to Syria, America is under fire because of the chemical attack and Donald Trump’s response attack, and then came North Korea with claims that they are ready to go to war if America doesn’t...

In Syria coverage, BBC proves to be fairest source

Jonny Moran, Opinion Editor
September 18, 2013
Filed under Columns, OPINION

It's no secret that part of the reason there was overwhelming public support (or at least compliance) for the invasion of Iraq was due to the media's coverage of the topic in the months and weeks leading up to the war. Fox News obviously backed the Bush administration throughout his presidency, but “liberal”...

Obama administration needs to carefully rethink Syria approach

Obama administration needs to carefully rethink Syria approach

Rachel Surdi, Ad Manager
September 12, 2013
Filed under Columns, OPINION, Recent Stories

Congress will soon vote on the authorization of military force against Syria, and I’m against the President on this one. Over the past few weeks, the world has watched carefully as President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry made a plea that US military action is the only plausible reaction...

Bliowans, Marine foreclosures and Syria: Does anyone know a good therapist?

Jonny Moran, Opinion Editor
September 12, 2013
Filed under Columns, OPINION, Recent Stories

Well, it's been a couple years since I've worked for The Record. I didn't grow tired of it, but being the editor of the Opinion section requires staying up-to-date with current affairs and whatnot, and that can wear on you. Sure, it's claimed that the media disproportionally reports the bad news,...

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