Democracy in progress: ACLU wins stay against Trump Muslim Executive order

  In a stunning defeat for the fledgling Trump Administration, the ACLU on Saturday obtained a temporary nationwide emergency Stay of Execution from Federal Judge Anne Donnelly in Brooklyn. The Stay prevents all those detained at airports from being deported back to their countries, and included an Iraqi Muslim refugee trying to enter the USA.…

World Leaders, Groups Condemn Trump for Immigrant Ban as Facebook’s Zuckerberg Makes Emotional Statement

President Trump is certainly making waves—or enemies—depending on how you look at it. World leaders, groups, and even social media powerhouses are all condemning Trump’s immigration ban. Just yesterday, thousands of immigrants and travelers were detained and stranded at airports across the nation due to the executive order. The incident caused so much controversy and…

Worm Wars: Is Deworming Project Helping African Children?

  Over the past few decades, the World Health Organization has conducted large-scale prophylactic deworming of  school children in developing nations in an attempt to eliminate the devastating health effects of intestinal parasites. Because it’s not considered cost effective to test for worms before treating, organizations have simply treated all school-age children in high infection…