Controversy over Daraprim Pricing Continues

A pharmaceutical company in the US known as Turing Pharmaceuticals has been on the headlines for raising the price of an AIDS medication by over 5000%. The drug is usually used by patients who have compromised immune systems to treat toxoplasmosis which is a parasitic infection. This medication known as Daraprim has been in existence […]

Wisconsin Mother Charged with Killing Her Two Children

Lucia Hernandez Alvarez sat in court on Thursday, September 17, 2015. The trial was carried out in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and the charge against this young mother was in the suffocation deaths of her two young children. Lucy Hernandez Alvarez was charged with first-degree intentional homicide in the deaths of her three-year-old daughter Alicia and two-year-old […]

Should the US Take in More Refugees?

The ongoing refugee immigration crisis has hit a new all-time high, according to the U.N refugee agency. This comes as a result of the humanitarian crisis ongoing across Europe and the Mediterranean, as countries in Europe come to grips with the large numbers of refugees fleeing into their countries. The number of refugees is so […]

The Second Republican Debate Takes Place

The second Republican debate took over three hours and consisted of the eleven presidential candidates bickering with one another and talking over each other. Each candidate had their standout moment when they tried to rise above the fray. For example, Carly Fiorina, former Hewlett-Packard CEO, had one of the greatest moment though with a restrained, […]

Where Are The Syrian Refugees Going?

Following the escalating number of refugees escaping from the war-torn regions in the Middle East and Africa, the majority of European countries find themselves with a large number of individuals fleeing into their countries. Reports from the U.S president, Barack Obama’s administration, indicate that the country is willing to take in about ten thousand refugees […]