The Berkeley Beacon

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Races to watch in the battle for the US Senate

According to The Washington Post, every single one of our 10 congressmen (all of them Democrats)...

A broken city experiences victory in defeat

Such is the case with the city of Detroit, which, despite feeling the sting from the Tigers'...

Inside the Massachusetts governor#039;s race

While their Republican counterparts are passing legislation and getting things done, the...

Survey says... College students don#039;t know much about history

Commissioned by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI), the outcome of the study was...

Unsafe at any age: three threats to America#039;s youth

With the recent allegations against Mark Foley (R-Fla.) regarding explicit e-mails he sent to...

The future of the Democratic Party

When Thompson uttered those words, the conservative movement was just getting started on what...

Debunking the scandal: In defense of Foley

Speaker Dennis Hastert is pressing for a full criminal investigation. House Minority Leader Nancy...

New detainee bill is torturous

It seeks to strip people of rights our founding fathers deemed inalienable. It comes not from a...

Looking beyond the Fonz

Although Henry Winkler's fame is an asset to the college, he is just the tip of the iceberg when...

Let#039;s get Wal-Smart

The toilets have been heralding anti-Wal-Mart proclamations: the decree "Give Wal-Mart Employees...

I stand with Ahmadinejad

Addressing the great host of nations, he spoke candidly about the world's "commonalities" as well...

Iraq is getting worse? Well, duh

The four pages of intelligence reports they released last week did just that.At the beginning of...

Stuck in the middle with Joe

If one needs a reminder of how warped and meaningless today's political language tends to be,...

Break free from the Che

In January, 43-year-old Guillermo Farinas, a Cuban journalist and psychologist, began a hunger...

Beyond partisan politics

This is the intended goal of any school, as least. Since the time of Ancient Greece,...