Articles by: Shiloh McPherson

Annette Taddeo Makes Miami History

Annette Taddeo Makes Miami History

October 22, 2017 at 4:45 pm 0 comments

After an incredibly competitive race for the District 40 Florida State Senate seat, Annette Taddeo has claimed victory over the Republican candidate, Jose Felix Diaz. As the first Hispanic Democratic woman elected to the seat, Taddeo has made history. “It’s amazing and very humbling, now I am trying to makeRead More

The 2014 People’s Climate Change March on August 21, 2014 at the Trump International Hotel in Manhattan. Unmodified photo by Beyond My Ken used under a Creative Commons license

Proposed Cuts to EPA Prompt Criticism

April 3, 2017 at 1:43 am 0 comments

Change is swiftly underway with President Donald Trump’s latest executive order. Confirmed on March 28, Trump announced efforts and policies that will be instituted regarding the environment, specifically “the war on coal.” His multifaceted plan includes dismantling the Clean Power Plan, previously afforded by the Obama Administration. Trump plans on liftingRead More

Ben Carson speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference. (Unmodified photo by Gage Skidmore used under a Creative Commons license.

From Neurosurgeon to Cabinet Secretary: The Rise of Ben Carson

March 12, 2017 at 1:28 am 0 comments

President Trump’s new Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Ben Carson, can be added to the list of controversial members of the newest cabinet. As a former presidential candidate in 2016, Carson was once a rival to Trump before he withdrew from the race and later endorsed Trump’s candidacy.Read More