The Paisano

Homeland Insecurity

Graphic by Emma Reeves

Raul Diaz

October 23, 2019

75,000 people flooded Stadio San Paolo in July 1984 to celebrate the signing of an Argentine superstar to their beloved soccer club, Napoli. The economy was hit hard by two oil crises during the 1970s. As a result, Italy experienced significant stagflation, and the city of Naples was harshly affected....

Nuclear Ban for safer Iran

April 7, 2015

On April 3, the Obama administration announced a comprehensive deal that seeks to limit Iran’s nuclear program. The deal called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) cites specific parameters for Iran’s nuclear enrichment levels (amongst other things.) The JCPOA states that, “Iran...

Commentary: A chaotic week in the Middle East

February 5, 2013

In the United States, we are in the middle of a heated debate over gun control. It seems there isn’t a week that goes by without a nationally publicized shooting. Meanwhile, in the rest of the world (namely the Middle East), there is violence that makes our shootings seem tame in comparison.In the...