Lack of Peace in the Afghan-Taliban “Peace” Talks
Foreign Policy / Middle East / Politics

Lack of Peace in the Afghan-Taliban “Peace” Talks

On Tuesday, the United States, Afghanistan, and the Taliban agreed to participate in peace talks in Doha, Qatar.  But by Wednesday the Afghan government had pulled out of the talks and the American government remained confused and stung by the broken promise of discussion.  The already rocky-road to peace represents what is to come, and how … Continue reading

The APPs Act: Mobile Privacy Concerns Before the NSA Scandal
Politics / Technology

The APPs Act: Mobile Privacy Concerns Before the NSA Scandal

Consumers in the modern age hold a precarious balance between privacy and technology.  While there is an inherent tradeoff between the two, consumer privacy is increasingly threatened.  Right now your cell phone is probably sitting right next to you with many downloaded applications.  Do you know what information is being collected at this very moment … Continue reading