Category Archives: World News

America… what next?

The Branson community reeled after the election of Donald J. Trump. S.T.R.I.V.E. leaders Sophia Leswing, Alexander Bates, and Saani Borge put up a poster where students could share their thoughts and emotions. Photo credit: Adriana Golden Once the post-election shock wore off, the planet was

Countdown to the Election

Countdown to the Election By Adriana Golden photo from USA today, 6/7/2016 As the final week before the election looms before the candidates, the American electorate has shifted once more. Between Donald Trump’s recently-released tape of lewd comments about groping women to Hillary Clinton’s private

What Is It Like to Be a Syrian Refugee?

Branson Sophomore Henry Ashley saw a little of what it’s like to be a refugee. Henry was a part of a program studying immigration policies in Europe, where he witnessed first-hand the living conditions of people, predominantly Syrians, fleeing from conflict. “When first going to