THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

THE NEXT PRESIDENT: QUICK GUIDE TO CANDIDATES

Theresa Joseph

August 15, 2011


Filed under Current Events

The next United States presidential election is to be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012. President Barack Obama, eligible for a final term, has announced he will seek nomination to be the Democratic Party’s candidate in this election. Will there be a candidate who will challenge President Obama for...

EQUALITY WINS: SAME-SEX MARRIAGE LEGALIZED IN NY

Devi Mody

August 15, 2011


Filed under Current Events, Uncategorized

On June 24, 2011, the world underwent a drastic change. The New York State Legislature passed the Marriage Equality Act. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed it into law that same exact evening. According to the New York Times, the vote was 33-29 with 29 Democratic votes and four Republican votes...

WHO WILL TAKE VOTE IN NEXT PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION?

Chelcea Fowler

August 15, 2011


Filed under Current Events, Uncategorized

In less than one year, the presidential election of 2012 will take place. Normally, it is fairly clear by now who will be running in the primaries, and there may even be some favorites to take the election. This election, however, is a different story. While it seems that current President Barack...

U.S. INVOLVEMENT IN LIBYA

Sophia Kyle

August 15, 2011


Filed under Current Events, Uncategorized

In February, 2011, protests began in Libya against Muammar el-Qaddafi and eventually led to civil war between those loyal to Gaddafi and those seeking to remove him from power. On March 20, 2011, President Obama ordered U.S. airstrikes on the forces and artillery of Qaddafi, saying that the United...

NEGOTIATE, OR NOT NEGOTIATE: THAT IS THE QUESTION

Theresa Joseph

August 15, 2011


Filed under Current Events, Uncategorized

Imagine: There is discussion of several bombs about to be detonated in Times Square, word gets out, and you finally capture the head terrorist behind the macabre plan. The plan is as follows--systematic torture: in order to coerce the location and secure the lives of hundreds of thousands of people, at ...