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The Venezuela crisis

The Venezuela crisis

Jennifer Zhao, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

For months, there have been protests in Caracas - Venezuela’s capital - almost everyday, several of which turned violent. As of August 8, at least 124 people have died, and hundreds more have been injured.   Just from a cursory look at the conditions in the nation, it’s no surprise that tensions...

North Korea; A Digest

North Korea; A Digest

Andrew Hampton, Staff Writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

In the recent months, tensions between the U.S and North Korea have risen exponentially. Problems arose when North Korea launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on July 4th with the capability to strike Alaska. In a recent report on the July 28th missile launch from scientist David Wright with the UCS (Union of Concerned Scientist...

Five Things Friday: from rallies to dinosaurs

Five Things Friday: from rallies to dinosaurs

Berry Choi, Staff Writer

August 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

08/12/17: Violent rally in Charlottesville grabs national attention Early Saturday morning, a violent white supremacists rally in Charlottesville, Virginia erupted, resulting in several injuries and the deaths. Shortly before noon, Governor Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency after state police reporte...

Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

Violence erupts after white power rally in Charlottesville

Allie Tatoy, Associate Editor

August 16, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

`America was shocked when, on Saturday, August 12, 2017, a white nationalist rally on the campus of the University of Virginia grew violent when met by counter-protesters. Rally organizer, Jason Kessler, planned the rally for months in response to the removal of a local statue of Robert E. Lee. ...

President Trump carries out missile strike in Syria

President Trump carries out missile strike in Syria

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017


Filed under News

Last Thursday, President Trump carried out a missile strike in response to the Syrian government’s chemical weapons attack that killed more than 80 civilians.  The military action is a retaliation to Syrian gas attacks. Trump said that he was motivated by a graphic image he saw of the chemical attack’s effect on Sy...

So, what exactly is an executive order?

So, what exactly is an executive order?

Elizabeth Findley, Associate Editor

February 16, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

The first weeks of Donald Trump presidency have been riddled with controversy largely due to his creation of a multitude of executive orders ranging from the less controversial “Ethics Commitments by Executive Branch Appointees”  to those more controversial orders such as the so-called “Muslim...

Student voice: Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees

Student voice: Donald Trump’s executive order on refugees

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features

Last Friday, President Donald Trump signed an executive action limiting refugees from coming into the US. This action sparked much controversy and many airport protests. The Lambert Post has asked students to voice their opinion on the matter.       “I feel that, for the time being, that it ...

Donald Trump’s travel ban is being blown out of proportion

Donald Trump’s travel ban is being blown out of proportion

Cameron Adamczyk, Staff Writer

February 4, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Donald Trump signed an executive order, prohibiting people coming from seven Muslim-majority countries to cross into the United States. The travel ban has made headlines, to say the least, and has inspired protests all around the country. Outrage has emerged from the left, and even some right-wing po...

Lambert students speak up about why they marched

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Video

On January 21, across America and around the world, people marched to show their disagreement with Trump and his views. At least 673 marches were scheduled a day after his inauguration, the marches made record as being the largest protests in US history. It is estimated that 4 million people protes...

The Inauguration of Donald Trump

The Inauguration of Donald Trump

Sarah Sander, Resident Artist

January 26, 2017


Filed under Cartoons, Showcase

On January twentieth, America welcomed Donald Trump, its 45th president, as he gave his inaugural address and took the oath to serve and protect the nation to the best of his abilities.

New era of Trump dawns

New era of Trump dawns

Hannah Kim, Senior Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The nation witnessed President-elect Donald Trump be sworn into the highest position of power on Jan.20. His inaugural address was the capstone of his election platform. Though American citizens have suffered from the shift in power from the public to the elite, the focus on international issues, and the extreme polar ideologies that have...

Conclusion of the 2016 Election

Conclusion of the 2016 Election

Colin Masterson, Sports Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under News

 2016 Election Electoral Map found on 270toWin.com In what came as a surprise to many political insiders, media members, and citizens all around, Republican candidate and businessman mogul Donald J. Trump became the President-Elect of the United States of America after Tuesday's election by an ...