New Promises to Get Rid of Nukes

United States and Russia Lead the World with Most Nuclear Weapons SOURCE: Federation of American Scientists By BILL MARSH In April 2010, President Obama met in Washington, D.C., with leaders from 46 other countries to discuss the danger of nuclear weapons. Russia,...

Letters to the Editor

I am scared for the future, and what will happen to the Earth. I think that all countries, rich and poor, need to try harder not to create as many greenhouse gases. I also think that poor countries should be helped, that we are all in this together. I think that we...

A People's Historian: Howard Zinn Dies At 87

By ZAZIL DAVIS-VAZQUEZ Howard Zinn, an anti-war activist, historian, playwright and author of over 20 books, including A People’s History of the United States, died on January 27, 2010, of a heart attack. Zinn was famous for writing about ordinary people who fought...

Howard Zinn Dies at 87

By ZAZIL DAVIS-VAZQUEZ Howard Zinn, an anti-war activist, historian and author of over 20 books, including The People’s History of the United States, died on January 27, 2010, of a heart attack. Zinn was famous for writing about ordinary people who fought against...

Haiti Timeline: A History of Foreign Occupation

By AMANDA VENDER For hundreds of years, other countries have tried to control Haiti. Many people blame these other countries, that have exploited the land and people, for Haiti’s high poverty rate. Over 80 percent of the people live on less than $2 a day....