Majority of EU Nations Sign New Defense Proposal, “PESCO”

By Elinor Aspegren (PZ ’20) 20th century Europe was characterized by economic, territorial and ideological conflict. As a result of these conflicts, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the European Union (EU) were both developed. NATO, a 54-year-old collective security organization with 19 members, including the United States and Canada, guaranteed the security of…

California’s Proposed Legislation in Response to 2017’s Wildfires

By Elinor Aspegren (PZ ’20) 2017 in California was characterized, among other things, by the wildfires that ravaged the state. Over  9,000 wildfires raged across California, burning down 10,000 structures and killing at least 46 civilians and firefighters. The current California wildfire policies did not aid the populus as much as they should have. Therefore, major…