All posts by joeeantonucci

Catalan Separatist Leader Flees Spain

Former Catalonia President flees Spain amid rebellion charges

Euro Markets in Turmoil

A sharp decline in Spain’s IBEX 35 highlights market reactions towards Catalonia’s latest move to declare independence from Spain. The index has fallen as low  2.1 percent and euro zone […]

The Fed Raises Interest Rates to 1.25%

The US Federal Reserve today raised interest rates by a quarter of a point to the range of 1% to 1.25%, the second monetary tightening this year, confirming confidence in […]

The First Amendment on College Campuses

When it comes to politics, very few issues are totally black and white. The right answer to a question can be hard to find in a world where the media […]

The French Presidential Election: What You Need to Know

In recent months, the world has been swept by a populist/nationalist attitude. In June of 2016, the United Kingdom left the European Union, and 3 months later, Donald J. Trump […]

The God Emperor and The Great Meme War of 2016

The outcome of the 2016 election came as a shock to many. For those expecting a crushing victory by Hillary Clinton, it was a very unpleasant surprise. On the other […]