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White youth express spiritual homelessness
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White youth express spiritual homelessness

Studies conducted by the Pew Research Center show that the future of religion in America will be comprised of a diverse set of youth with no roots in Christianity. America is known for having people from of every race and ethnicity and background all over the world come, and pursue […]

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Natural Businesses Emerging in Siloam

As Siloam Springs continues to expand, two fresh and natural businesses have planted their roots Downtown and are bringing a new outlook on food and ice cream to the small Arkansas town. Pure Joy is a small ice-cream shop situated in the heart of Downtown Siloam Springs. It is not […]

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Feature Country: Vietnam and culture shock

Jane Le, a junior marketing and international business major at John Brown University, was born and raised in, Hochiminh, one of the biggest cities in Vietnam. Her parents were originally from Binh Dinh but moved to the city to look for jobs. Jane and her brother, Nick, had the desire […]

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North Korea: Through the eyes of South Korea

Prior to 1945, North and South Korea were a unified nation. It was in 1948 when the Soviet-backed north and the U.S.-backed south separated into independent nations sparking a long unsolved conflict. Woo Jong-il, a South Korean national who resides on the border, said in an interview to The Guardian, […]

Siloam Springs: a hub for business
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Siloam Springs: a hub for business

A fall Saturday morning on John Brown University’s campus is a special thing. For those who haven’t experienced it, there’s a light air that blows through campus as the heat breaks and leaves start changing from vivid greens to vibrant purples and reds. The students who aren’t trapped by deadlines, […]

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Value of Indian rupee increases

The high-value rupee ban of November 2016 continues to harm the growing middle class in India. Many people that relied on either the 500 or 1000 rupee bills for daily living expenses have lost much wealth as India transitions to a digitally-driven, cashless economy. The Indian government, by direction of […]

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Rohingya maintain culture amid persecution

The Rohingya, an ethnic Muslim group primarily from Buddhist countries, is one of the most persecuted minority groups in the world, according to Al Jazeera English, an Arabian media news organization. The Rohingya live mainly in Rakhine, which is thought to be one of the poorest states in the country […]

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Scotland reconsiders independence

Scotland recently renewed a referendum of independence from the UK and the government plans to vote on the issue soon. Scotland already voted for independence once in 2014 and the resounding answer was no. In 2014, the “No” side won with 2,001,926 votes over 1,617,989 for “Yes,” according to BBC […]

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North Korea subject to coal embargo

China halted coal trade with North Korea for the rest of this year. The embargo on coal coincides with the United Nations’ repeated pleas for nations to sanction North Korea for their recent nuclear weapon production. National Public Radio reported that China’s decision halts all coal import from North Korea, […]