Reactions To The U.S. Withdrawal From The Paris Agreement

This week, President Donald Trump has withdrawn the United States from the Paris Agreement. This voluntary agreement has been described a “Historic Turning point” for the United Nations and the world, and aims to keep the planet from warming two degrees Celsius higher than pre-industrial levels over the next century, or as the Unfccc website…

The Sokovia Accords and The Non-Proliferation Treaty

Captain America: Civil War, which opened last summer, received critical and public acclaim. The story has had twelve movies leading up to it, building to the breaking point we see in Civil War, and, as Chris Klimek of NPR said: “It’s the Vibranium standard for super-team flicks.” The Civil War, based on the 2006 comic…

Donald Trump V.S. The Media; Libel Laws

One thing everyone in America can agree on is that Donald Trump is shaking things up. Whether you believe that is for the better or the worse, it is undeniable that Trump is unlike any President to come before him. For one thing, it seems that the 45th President has relatively thin skin, his most…

The Garden@GCLS and Pollinators

Last Friday, April 14, was one of the first days of 2017 that felt like a proper spring day; nice and cool in the morning, and perfect for gardening. At 9:30 on Friday, Jim O’Connor, Maker-in-Residence in Mullica hill, and several volunteers started work on the five raised beds for the new season of crops for…

Marvel’s Attempt to Support Local Comic Shops

With the new year come the inevitable lists of the best of 2016. One such list is Paste Magazine’s list of the top 25 comic books of 2016. Marvel, which enjoyed very positive reactions to all the movies it put out last year, only took three spots on the best comic book list, 7, 21,…