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LOUIS C.K. ISSUES STATEMENT AMONGST SEXUAL MISCONDUCT ALLEGATIONS

Article by Marissa Kelly – EsPResso Staff Writer It seems as if everyday the world let’s out a collective sigh as another male in Hollywood is accused of some sort of sexual misconduct. The Harvey Weinstein scandal was the tip of an iceberg that led to a consecutive domino effect, leading the United States through […]

WEINSTEIN’S RESPONSE TO SCANDAL MAKES MATTERS WORSE

Article by Sarah Lynch – EsPResso Staff Writer Sexual assault cases have tarnished many a household name, from Cosby to O’Reilly and countless more in between. Recently, the transgressions of Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein have come to light and the media is bursting with allegations. When faced with such ruinous charges, it is the […]

EQUIFAX ENDURES A PR NIGHTMARE

Article by Sarah Lynch – esPResso Staff Writer Social security numbers. Driver’s license numbers. Credit card numbers. Names. Birthdays. Addresses. Equifax’s recent security breach has potentially exposed the personal information as many as 143 million Americans, more than one third of the U.S. population. The company has also announced that 100,000 Canadians and 400,000 U.K. […]

Verizon Strike: Corporate Greed or Digital Reality?

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Committee Member 36,000 Verizon workers have walked off the job and gone on strike across the East Coast. The CWA Union workers and corporate leaders have failed to see eye to eye on a new labor agreement. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics this is the largest […]

Google Tries to Pick Up Their Dropped Mic This April Fools

Article by Taylor Romano | esPResso Staff Writer Google fooled themselves on April 1 this year and no one is laughing. The company pulled their 16th annual April Fools Day prank by adding a new button to Gmail, “Send + Mic Drop” which would mute the thread of the email and attach a GIF of a […]

Tainted Water, One Drop at a Time

Article by David Zambuto | esPResso Committee Member When we think of satisfying our thirst, for many of us our first solution is water. The classic thirst-quencher, we have come to view water as a safe and healthy option. However for the citizens of Flint, Mich., this has not been the case. According to USA Today, […]

Mars Recalls Tips from Johnson & Johnson to Save Reputation Long-Term

Article by Lizzy Peper | esPResso Committee Member On Jan. 8, one German woman found a less than sweet surprise in her Snickers bar when she discovered a piece of red plastic in her candy. The woman’s complaint sparked the recall of Mars products across 55 countries that were produced at the same Netherlands plant. […]