Salvatore Gagliardi

Opinions

Trump fails US in Syria

Looking back on President Donald Trump’s presidency so far begs the question of what he has accomplished to date. If  referring to the list of democratic norms Trump has quickly eroded since entering office, then yes, mission accomplished. Problems on this list include electoral integrity, tampering in an independent investigation and the continuation of the…

Current administration poses risk to marijuana investment
Business

Current administration poses risk to marijuana investment

With the legalization of recreational marijuana use in eight states, potential investments within this new industry are on the rise. Cannabis businesses are expanding and going public, showing themselves to be good potential investments. However, there are concerns over investing into these types of business because of the classification of marijuana under the current administration….

Trade war looms as US institutes new tariffs on Chinese goods
Business

Trade war looms as US institutes new tariffs on Chinese goods

Recent rhetoric from President Donald Trump over tariffs and a possible trade war with China has the market worried. This is not the first time tariffs have been used in trade wars. The Tariff Act of 1789 was the second piece of legislation crafted by the founding fathers. Tariffs were the United States’ greatest source…

Sports

‘Nova wins 3rd championship after incredible tournament

March does not have any grandiose holidays like December, November and July do, but for some sports fans, March is the most exciting month of them all. This year’s NCAA Tournament, known to many as March Madness, was exceptionally brilliant. Madness descended over the sports world, and, for just a quick minute, everyone forgot that…

Sports

Mets look for renewed success under new skipper Callaway

For fans of the New York Mets, last baseball season was a painful reminder of the cruel and unpredictable nature of the sport. After reaching the World Series in 2015 and the wildcard playoff game two years ago, the Mets seemed destined to keep producing wins at a high volume. The baseball gods had other…

Opinions

Robust policies keep North Korea in check

The Korean Peninsula Demilitarized Zone, simply called the DMZ, is both the most militarized border on the planet and simultaneously one of the most unspoiled nature reserves on the planet. The delicate balance between serenity and chaos has existed for over 60 years, since the armistice that ceased – for now – the Korean War…