The Pony Express

Donald Trump continues to worsen situation with Iran, America silent

Junior Sam Hickey reads about the Iran situation on his phone. While American news has a strong focus on foreign policy, these issues do not seem to have a strong influence on voters.

Drew Jurek, Graphics Editor

October 30, 2019

President Donald Trump's bad policy towards Iran has increased tensions to such a point that we could be on the brink of one of the worst wars in decades. However, the U.S. political scene continues to neglect talking about it. Trump tweeted on June 2018, threatening the president of Iran Hassan Rou...

US should not get involved in Saudi-Yemen conflict

US should not get involved in Saudi-Yemen conflict

Sam Buckrey, Online Editor

May 15, 2015

The Middle East is rampant with wars over Islam, ISIS in Iran and Houthis in Yemen. Saudi Arabia is warring against Houthis, a Shia group supported by Iran, to bring peace to Yemen and the Middle East. There is turmoil throughout the Middle East, strengthened by the tensions between the Sunnis and Shias. ...

Iranian president creating a positive future for his country

Ryan Longnecker

November 3, 2013

On Aug. 3 of this year, after winning the popular election in Iran, Hassan Rouhani assumed the role of the president. After 8 years under the poor leadership of former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Iran has finally equipped itself with a leader competent enough to guide the country to success. Rouh...

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