A small crowd gathered as President Uluru Kenyatta doused the first pyre with fuel and set the pile on fire. Guards stood with large automatic weapons around the perimeter, and journalists, government officials, local citizens and media personnel.
Kansas State Senator Mitch Holmes recently imposed an 11-point dress code for anyone wishing to testify on a bill, all of which, unsurprisingly, apply only to women’s attire. When prompted, he explained that no restrictions on men were included.
On April 12th, Hillary Clinton posted an official video announcing her presidential campaign to the delight of millions nationwide. Political gurus marveled at the early polls, with Hillary holding a clear majority, robustly supported by the vast.
Kiernan Majerus-Collins, former Bates College Student Government Parliamentarian, answers some questions regarding the recent election, which consisted in a surprising 695-ballotcount, and with a 93 to 7 percent result favoring a new Constitution..
On the night of March 1st as students curled up with their weekend reading on the couches in Pettengill Hall’s Perry Atrium, a large banner was let down from the “fourth floor balcony. The gigantic banner read “RETIREMENT,.
Long lines, crying children, and the scorching sun might not be the worst things anymore at America’s favorite theme park. Recent reports have revealed that 26 cases of measles have been linked to an outbreak in Disneyland. One must keep in mind.
On January 9th, a 31-year-old journalist was escorted from a large black van to a post outside a mosque in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, just after Friday’s midday prayers. As the crowds began to gather, the man’s hands and legs were shackled tightly,.
Over the years, Bates has hosted a number of concerts with artists ranging from rock legends to underground indie bands. In March 1968, Jimi Hendrix performed on campus, and the contemporary issue of The Bates Student described the scene, saying.
Constructing social barriers to separate people from each other appears to be a reoccurring theme in human history. We have come a long way though by understanding that no person is to be considered “property,” acknowledging that women deserve.