Tag: United States

The University Professor Who Is Still Trying Not to Vomit

Drexel University Associate Professor George Ciccariello-Maher is under fire once again for posting an inflammatory tweet. His message about “trying not to vomit” because someone offered their first-class seat to a uniformed soldier caused an uproar on Twitter. In an interview with Fox News, the professor appeared to be interested in supporting the troops, but… Read More

Wells Fargo to Fight Order to Pay $5.4 Million

It has been discovered that since 2009, Wells Fargo employees have conducted “widespread illegal practices” by opening fraudulent accounts in customers’ names. They also added products and services that the customers did not request. These actions gained Wells Fargo millions at the expense of their customers. However, their financial gain was short-lived.   An unnamed… Read More

Controversial Painting Reflecting Brutal Murder of Emmett Till Ignites Protest

“Open Casket” by artist Dana Schutz, is a painting being showcased at the 2017 Whitney Biennial located at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, NY. Peaceful protesters have been taking turns standing directly in front of the painting to obscure its view as they believe it is exploitative and disrespectful to black… Read More

California Judge Pens Letter Demanding No More Immigrant Courthouse Arrests

Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye wrote a letter to top Federal agents asking that they stop arresting undocumented immigrants on their visits to the courts. She expressed her concerns that the practice will negatively impact the public’s view of the legal system. The letter was penned to Attorney General Jeff Sessions as well as to… Read More