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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal voted down by Senate

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal voted down by Senate

Young-Jin Park | April 3, 2019

On Mar. 26, the Senate voted down the Green New Deal resolution sponsored by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) and Senator Edward J. Markey. The result was largely expected by most political...

North Korea–US summit proves fruitless for both countries

North Korea–US summit proves fruitless for both countries

Jenny Seo | March 24, 2019

The sequel to the first-ever North Korea–US summit was held over the course of two days on Feb. 27 and 28. Unlike the previous conference, which was held in Singapore, this time North Korean leader Kim...

Trump’s former attorney testifies: “I am committed to telling the truth”

Trump’s former attorney testifies: “I am committed to telling the truth”

Emily Bae | March 24, 2019

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former personal attorney, testified before the House Oversight Committee on Feb. 27. In his hearing, Cohen accused Trump of an expansive pattern of lies and criminality,...

Apple blocks Facebook’s internal apps

Apple blocks Facebook’s internal apps

Andrea Jiwon Kwon | February 28, 2019

On Jan. 30, Apple accused Facebook of violating Apple’s privacy policies by distributing a research app that paid 20 dollars to users for access to their web activity. In retaliation, Apple shut down...

HONG KONG, HONG KONG - JANUARY 31:  Singer Seung-Ri of Big Bang attends a news conference after Chinese internet giant Tencent and Sony Music Entertainment signing distribution partnership on January 31, 2018 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong.  (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)

Seungri releases public apology

Thomas Song | February 28, 2019

On Feb. 2, renowned K-pop artist Seungri apologized for a multitude of incidents surrounding a physical assault and drug dealing at Burning Sun, a club in Gangnam that he had owned until November 2018....

American poet Mary Oliver passed away at 83

American poet Mary Oliver passed away at 83

Andrea Jiwon Kwon | February 15, 2019

On Jan. 17, award-winning American poet Mary Oliver dies of complications of cancer. Renowned for her approachable style of writing, Oliver was popular for her accessible and clear poems and won numerous...

US and Israel withdraw from UNESCO

US and Israel withdraw from UNESCO

Jenny Seo | January 31, 2019

At midnight on New Year’s Day, the US and Israel officially withdrew from the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) following UNESCO’s approval of Palestine’s...

Government shutdown over border wall continues

Government shutdown over border wall continues

Eric Hwang | January 31, 2019

After US President Donald Trump and Congress failed to reach an agreement on a budget for the president’s proposed wall across the border with Mexico, a deal to fund nearly a quarter of all government...

College applicants rejected because of plagiarism

College applicants rejected because of plagiarism

TTAdmin | January 7, 2019

On Nov. 15, all Korean students in their third and last year of high school took the College Scholastic Ability Test (CSAT) that would determine their future career. However, some students were not able...

Kavanaugh’s Confirmation to Supreme Court sparks controversy following sexual assault allegations

Kavanaugh’s Confirmation to Supreme Court sparks controversy following sexual assault allegations

TTAdmin | January 7, 2019

The recent nomination and selection of Brett Kavanaugh for the position of Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court has been a controversial subject of discussion among both liberals and conservatives....

Amnesty International strips Aung San Suu Kyi of prestigious award

Amnesty International strips Aung San Suu Kyi of prestigious award

Christopher Shin | December 4, 2018

On Nov. 12, Amnesty International announced that it has rescinded its most prestigious honor, the Ambassador of Conscience Award, from Aung San Suu Kyi, the civilian leader of Myanmar. It is the latest...

Answer sheet

Annual Sooneung brings stresses and benefits

Thomas Song | December 4, 2018

While high school students at SIS, as well as other international schools across South Korea, face the continuous pressure of completing SATs, APs, and IBs, the students attending Korean public schools...