Kings Bay Plowshares 7 head to trial, legal defenses blocked

Seven Plowshares activists will enter a U.S. district courtroom in Brunswick, Ga. Monday morning, facing up to 25 years in prison for allegedly unlawfully entering and demonstrating at the Trident nuclear submarine base in Kings Bay. Supporters have flocked to Georgia...
Activist and Journalist: Are they one and the same?

Activist and Journalist: Are they one and the same?

By Ben Kaplan – Ithaca College (Journalism, ’19) Journalism is a unique profession in that there is no set job description. We are learners and teachers at the same time. We dictate the news and we respond to it. We are tools of communication and of...
Indy Outlets: Hard to Start Up, Harder to Keep Going

Indy Outlets: Hard to Start Up, Harder to Keep Going

By Nicole Pimental – Ithaca College (Journalism, ’20) If building an independent media outlet from the ground up was easy, I’m sure many journalists would ditch the competitive world of corporate media. But, alas, for an outlet to be successful you need a...