Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 4:38pm

Papa John’s has received significant media attention in the past couple of months, largely due to their outspoken leader, John Schnatter. Schnatter made headlines in December 2017 after he criticized the NFL’s handling of the national anthem protests. He infamously termed the whole affair a “debacle,” ignoring the purpose of the protests — which were intended to call attention to the disgraceful policing practices throughout African-American communities.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 5:40pm

Journalists Mary Jordan and Scott Clement of The Washington Post recently wrote a piece on the surge of political activism experienced throughout the nation in response to the Donald Trump presidency. The two wrote, “One in five Americans have protested in the streets or participated in political rallies since the beginning of 2016.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 4:39pm

Facebook has been through a tough year. The company is under scrutiny for launching an app targeted toward children in January and allowing Russian actors to meddle in the most recent U.S. presidential election. The new developments in the Cambridge Analytica scandal are only adding fuel to the fire.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 5:41pm

In the wake of the tragic mass shooting in Parkland, Fla., a few weeks ago, several major companies have decided to publicly take a stance on the contentious gun control debate. Two major gun sellers, Walmart Inc. and Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc., recently raised the minimum age for gun buyers at their stores to 21.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 5:02pm

If you haven’t yet seen the eye-opening documentary “What the Health, I highly recommend you watch it. My mouth was gaping wide open as I watched the entire film.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 5:29pm

Think of the number of hours that you spend on your phone per day. Whether you relentlessly post on Instagram or you regularly read the news, I’m sure that you spend way more time on your phone than you would like to admit.

I recently began consciously monitoring my phone usage, and if you’re anything like me, you probably waste at least a few hours a day on your phone. Initially, I thought that a few hours a day wasn’t terrible. This reaction, however, was simply a way to resist my ultimate realization: I was addicted to my phone.  

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 1:10pm

The recent passing of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has been proclaimed as one of President Donald Trump’s greatest achievements since entering the White House last year. The bill is a major legislative win for fiscal conservatives who advocate for low taxes and minimal government spending.