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The Latest Worst Thing: Malaysian Flight MH17 Is Shot Down Over Ukraine

By H. Alan ScottJuly 18, 2014
Yesterday, a Malaysia Airlines 747 was shot down over the Russian-rebel controlled eastern region of Ukraine. Who shot down this plane?... More  →
The Latest Worst Thing: Malaysian Flight MH17 Is Shot Down Over Ukraine

Your Weekly Dose of Newz With H. Alan!

By H. Alan ScottJuly 17, 2014
Welcome back to Da Newz with H. Alan! Today, we discuss the Israel-Palestine conflict, U.S. sanctions on Russia, California's ruling on the... More  →
Your Weekly Dose of Newz With H. Alan!

The Israel-Palestine Conflict: Total Oy-Vey

By H. Alan ScottJuly 16, 2014

Israel to Palestine: You’ve been attacking us for years, now we’re retaliating.

Palestine to Israel: Whoa big guy, you’ve been treating

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The Israel-Palestine Conflict: Total Oy-Vey

Is Your Privilege Better Than Mine?

By H. Alan ScottJuly 10, 2014
Privilege! What is it? What does it mean? Who has it? If you don't have it, HOW DO YOU GET YOUR HANDS... More  →
Is Your Privilege Better Than Mine?

Voting At Your College Might Have Just Gotten Way Harder

By H. Alan ScottJuly 9, 2014

So you just graduated high school in your home state of Missouri and are going to college in Texas. You’re so

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Voting At Your College Might Have Just Gotten Way Harder

Hong Kong and China Are Not Besties Right Now... Why?

By H. Alan ScottJuly 7, 2014

China is an anomaly. It’s advanced in many respects, with great wealth and an incredibly powerful upper-middle class, but it’s also

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Hong Kong and China Are Not Besties Right Now... Why?

Should African Americans Receive Reparations?

By H. Alan ScottJuly 3, 2014

The Atlantic recently published a fascinating piece by Ta-Nehisi Coates called, “The Case for Reparations.” Coates argues that for

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Should African Americans Receive Reparations?

Da Newz With H. Alan: Hamas, Facebook and SCOTUS

By H. Alan ScottJuly 2, 2014
Da Newz is a weekly current events vlog brought to you by SparkNotes and hosted by H. Alan Scott, who is like... More  →
Da Newz With H. Alan: Hamas, Facebook and SCOTUS

Supreme Court Gets Up Close to Reproductive Rights Issue; Rules No Buffer Around Abortion Clinics

By H. Alan ScottJune 26, 2014

The mere mention of abortion in the U.S. is very divisive. The 1973 decision on Roe vs. Wade by the U.S. Supreme

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Supreme Court Gets Up Close to Reproductive Rights Issue; Rules No Buffer Around Abortion Clinics

Da Newz With H. Alan: Drones! What Are They?

By H. Alan ScottJune 24, 2014
It's @SparkNotes weekly round up of all the news you need to know for the week! Think of me as a young... More  →
Da Newz With H. Alan: Drones! What Are They?