Daily Archives : November 17, 2014

Oil is Hardly a Good Weapon and History Proves That

As Saudi Oil Minister, Ahmed Zaki Yamani ranked among the world’s most powerful people. In the 1970s, Yamani flexed his muscle, coordinating oil production slashes in protest of American support for Israel during the Yom Kippur War. He got what…

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Death and a Beta Fish

It is often said that death brings people closer together. I never truly understood this, and having never experienced death firsthand I found it hard to comprehend how something so terrible could result in something positive. But this semester, the…

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