Article by Tom Sapsford, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences On August 25 Donald Trump signed a directive banning transgender people from joining the U.S. military. This officially reverses the inclusive policies introduced during the Obama regime. Trump’s decision was, he claimed in earlier tweets, based on the burdensome medical costs and disruptionContinue Reading

Article by Kelsy Burke, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Many headlines in the past week have speculated publicly on the sex lives of Jerry Falwell Jr. and his wife Becki Falwell.While both Falwells have told the press that the scandal is, more or less, all Becki’s fault an investigative report in Reuters alleges that Falwell Jr. wasContinue Reading

Article by Emily Rothman, Boston University In 2016, Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert signed a resolution declaring pornography a public health crisis. The resolution sparked debate at the time, but for most public health experts, the idea that pornography has some relevance to our health as a society isn’t too controversial. This topicContinue Reading