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Iran protests send shockwaves around the world

Iran protests send shockwaves around the world

Neil Sengupta, Contributing Writer

January 16, 2018


Filed under Nation & World

Tens of thousands of Iranians took to the streets in massive protests on Dec. 28 against the Iranian regime that lasted all the way into last week. U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, called for two separate U.N. emergency sessions to discuss the situation. The demonstrations occurred across Iran, and...

Making waves: One student has big ideas for ocean conservation

Making waves: One student has big ideas for ocean conservation

Benjamin Conboy

September 25, 2017


Filed under News

One day after President Donald Trump took to the podium at the United Nations General Assembly to threaten “Rocket Man” Kim Jong-un, one of DePaul’s students, junior Baylee Ritter took over the microphone on Wednesday, Sept. 20 to share a plea with world leaders to cooperate in keeping the oceans cl...

Happiness defined: U.S. ranks 15th in United Nations Report

Happiness defined: U.S. ranks 15th in United Nations Report

Fabio De Simone

May 10, 2015


Filed under Opinions

With the U.S. being listed as the 15th happiest nation in the world in the recently published 2015 World Happiness Report, it becomes poignant to discuss the areas in which our nation has fallen short of its citizens’ needs. Read More »...

Climate change: UN summit is only the beginning

Climate change: UN summit is only the beginning

Lauryn Hall

October 5, 2014


Filed under News

After years of debating its true extent and relevance, it now seems the issue of climate change is finally being taken seriously. At last week’s United Nations Summit on Climate Change, presidents, prime ministers and diplomats met to discuss what steps needed to be taken to address the ever-growing i...

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