All posts by James Lakin

I am a reporter for 71 Republic.

Is Our Society Still Racist?

An investigation was conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research whereby resumes of equal qualifications were submitted to various available positions. The research, which was aggregated across a multitude […]

JB Pritzker – A Man For Himself

JB Pritzker, a wealthy Illinois Democrat running for governor, has taken a $230,000 tax deduction off of the 6.2 million dollar mansion he purchased next door to his other mansion. […]

Conservatives in Trouble

Conservatives are currently projected to lose their outright majority in the upcoming election

Sri Lanka Flooding Displaces 500,000

Currently in Sri Lanka, there are 150 dead and over 500,000 displaced as the country  faces potential mudslides and torrential rain. The rains have been the worst in the Indian […]

This Week In Stocks

Gainers & Losers This week retail stocks slumped after almost all of them reporting weakened first quarter earnings. JC Penny(NYSE:JCP) , Macy’s(NYSE:M) , and Sears Holdings(NASDAQ:SHLD) declined the most, losing […]