Saudi regime attempts vast reconsolidation with high-up purges and war cries

Saudi regime attempts vast reconsolidation with high-up purges and war cries

An estimated 500 people of high ranking authority within the Saudi family and regime were detained in the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Riyadh-Saudi Arabia’s capital city, beginning on Nov. 4, 2017. The next day, eight Saudi authorities died in a helicopter...
read more
The Dort door shitter, lube wrestling and other stories from New College alumni

The Dort door shitter, lube wrestling and other stories from New College alumni

  “I talked to the roommate of the Dort door shitter. He said the Dort door shitter was Richard, and it was room 204,” third-year, Bianca Persechino said with a straight face to the Catalyst. “I don’t know if we...
read more
KRS-One speaks on hip-hop and ingredients for human connection

KRS-One speaks on hip-hop and ingredients for human connection

KRS-One is a prolific EMCee, hip-hop producer and public speaker. Lawrence Parker is his birth name. As a childhood resident of the Bronx in the 70s, Parker was a part of the first moments of hip-hop, and he has made...
read more
The new wild west: cryptocurrency and blockchain

The new wild west: cryptocurrency and blockchain

Opinion and understanding surrounding Bitcoin (BTC) is varied, but the revolutionary initial intention behind its creation remains its central telos. Bitcoin was introduced as a decentralized digital currency which bypassed formal financial institutions by all...
read more
Economic bubbles: Another crash on the horizon?

Economic bubbles: Another crash on the horizon?

Albert Einstein said, “No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.” Have the leaders of the U.S. economy made the same short sighted play of ten years ago, the impetus to the biggest economic...
read more
New College’s internet network, friendly administrators and fear of Big Brother

New College’s internet network, friendly administrators and fear of Big Brother

For all those who were wondering, the New College Information Technology (IT) department does not operate like the United States’ CIA and NSA. Instead, it protects the community from malicious outside software and helps both students and staff with their...
read more
Walls continue to struggle under current management while Wallternatives keep dream alive

Walls continue to struggle under current management while Wallternatives keep dream alive

Last year’s struggle to maintain two Walls each weekend has not disappeared. Many students look forward to dancing the night away on weekends at the student-run parties. These events require the New College Police Department (NCPD) and Student Affairs to...
read more
Why are tuition and healthcare so expensive?

Why are tuition and healthcare so expensive?

  Behind the need for health insurance lies the need for affordable healthcare, and getting a college degree reaps less profits as the cost for that degree increases. Americans have the highest costs for healthcare and tuition in the world....
read more
Federal Reserve pushes to protect big banks

Federal Reserve pushes to protect big banks

America’s indifference towards financial corruption was why 2011’s Occupy Wall Street protests appeared ten years too late relative to the Great Financial Crisis (GFC). The Occupy movement came once the crisis was felt by Americans, but the reasons for the...
read more