Suicides at MIT

Suicides at MIT

A third student has taken his own life at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). A freshman, Matthew L. Nehring, 18, was from Colorado. He apparently committed suicide early Sunday. L. Rafael Reif, the MIT president,  sent an email to the school. There will be a communal gathering Tuesday in the Memorial Lobby of Building […]

Israel, the U.S., and Iran: What No One Knows

Israel, the U.S., and Iran: What No One Knows

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in the United States to speak to Congress about President Obama’s plans to negotiate Iraq’s nuclear program. Israel is concerned and scared. The Prime Minister believes that he has information the United States does not have concerning this initiative. President Obama is refusing to meet with the Prime Minister because […]

Mayor Emanuel vs. Grass-Roots Liberation in Chicago

Mayor Emanuel vs. Grass-Roots Liberation in Chicago

Chicago Mayor, Rahm Emanuel is in a runoff for re-election. However, it is for an office he bought, paid-in-full four years ago, or so he thought. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia with United Working Families and the Working Families Party are moving into action to form an entirely new model of progressive, grass-roots political action that will […]