Trump’s Foreign Policy Evolving in North Korea, Syria, and Afghanistan
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Trump’s Foreign Policy Evolving in North Korea, Syria, and Afghanistan

This week has been very interesting for President Trump around the globe, and as the president’s 100th day in office is approaching, he is currently handling an escalating…

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Turkey’s Referendum Rocks European Politics
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Turkey’s Referendum Rocks European Politics

Recently, Turkish citizens have been anxious about a colossal decision that could determine the fate of their democracy: a constitutional referendum on the power of the Turkish presidency.…

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PC Students Look Forward to March of the Living Trip
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PC Students Look Forward to March of the Living Trip

On April 19th, thousands of individuals from around the world, including many Pine Crest seniors, will arrive in southern Poland for the 2017 March of the Living. Founded…

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AHCA pulled from the House in Dramatic Capitol Hill Twist
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AHCA pulled from the House in Dramatic Capitol Hill Twist

“Obamacare is the law of the land,” House Speaker Paul Ryan announced dejectedly last week after pulling his replacement bill from consideration shortly before it was set to…

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TEDx at PC: Ideas Worth Spreading
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TEDx at PC: Ideas Worth Spreading

On March 23rd, 2017, Pine Crest hosted its 3rd annual TEDx Talk, an independently-run conference presented in the style of TED presentations. The goal of these conferences is…

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A Politics Update: What’s Going on in Congress and in the White House
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A Politics Update: What’s Going on in Congress and in the White House

The first 100 days of a new president’s administration are always important and set the tone for the coming years before both parties start gearing up for election…

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Richard Guerry Takes the Stage
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Richard Guerry Takes the Stage

Last Monday, our school had the chance to welcome Richard Guerry, a public speaker on internet safety. Guerry originally worked for internet marketing companies, such as Web ID…

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Syria in Crisis
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Syria in Crisis

)”] The Syrian crisis occurring today may stem from past regional issues. The first of these disputes was the Arab Spring, beginning in late 2010/early 2011 with protests in the state…

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A Look at the Israel-Palestine Conflict
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A Look at the Israel-Palestine Conflict

The history of Israel-Palestine relations and conflict is both long and complicated.  It began in the early 19th century before World War II and the Holocaust; Palestine was…

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PC Students Experience Politics During Model Congress and Model UN Trips
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PC Students Experience Politics During Model Congress and Model UN Trips

Two weeks ago, thirty-two Pine Crest students took a trip to Boston in order to further explore the lawmaking process through Harvard’s annual Model Congress. This engagement within…

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