Laura Muth, Author at ReverbPress

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About Laura Muth

Laura has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Johns Hopkins University, and a Master of Arts in International Affairs from Boston University Pardee School of Global Studies. In addition to Reverb Press, she is a contributor at Mic and Medium.

Semper WTF: Naked Photos of Female Soldiers Shared by Marines on Secret Facebook Group

March 6, 2017

U.S. Marines created a secret Facebook group for sharing nude photos of female soldiers. The group, innocuously named “Marines United,” had more than 30,000 members, and more than two dozen women’s photos had been shared on it. The page also identified…

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Stranger Things: Trump’s Presidency Brings Modern-Day Witches and Internet Occultists Out of the Shadows

March 4, 2017

How modern-day witches flourish in a technological age You might think that the Trump administration itself is the strangest thing about the current American political climate, what with its Twitter rampages and alternative facts and support from white supremacists. But…

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REPORT: Military Families Are Already Suffering Under Trump, And It’s About To Get Worse

March 1, 2017

rump built his campaign in part on a promise to give the military support he thought was lacking. Yet in his first month in office, he has already enacted policies that have hurt military families, and things are set to…

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REPORT: Private Prisons Already Seeing A Big Return On Their Investment In Trump

February 28, 2017

Private prisons that have donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to pro-Trump groups stand to rake in significant profits due to Trump’s immigration and justice policies. GEO Group, one of the largest private prison corporations in the country, and CoreCivic…

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REPORT: Trump’s DHS ‘Misled’ Police About Gang Raid To Ruthlessly Target Vulnerable Immigrants

February 24, 2017

Santa Cruz police are saying that the Department of Homeland Security misled them during an operation targeting members of the Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, gang. SCPD went into the raids believing they were only targeting gang members. However, in addition…

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Like Father, Like Daughter: Ivanka Trump’s Jewelry Business In Trouble For Failing To Pay Taxes

February 22, 2017

Business is not booming for first daughter Ivanka Trump. On top of recent losses as retailers drop her brands and people boycott companies associated with the Trumps, it turns out she is having tax troubles too. It must run in…

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Trump’s America: ICE Sinks To New Low, Arrests Dreamer With No Criminal Record

February 21, 2017

ne of the latest victims of the increased immigration raids under the Trump administration is a 23-year-old immigrant protected by the Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Immigration and Customs Enforcement under Trump On Friday, Daniel Ramirez-Medina was arrested…

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Trump EPA Pick Ordered to Release Thousands of Potentially Explosive Emails Hours Before Confirmation Vote

February 16, 2017

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, President Trump’s nominee to direct the EPA, has hit a snag one day ahead of his confirmation vote. A judge in his home state has ruled that his office must release thousands of emails to…

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A Staggering Number Of House Republicans Are Spinelessly Ducking Town Halls And Angry Voters

February 16, 2017

This weekend marks the start of the first week-long Congressional recess since President Trump’s inauguration. Traditionally, it is a time for representatives to meet with the constituents they are supposed to represent. This year, 292 Republican representatives are completely skipping the…

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Trump’s War On Women Goes Global: These Eight Countries Are Fighting Back

February 15, 2017

ight countries are joining together in a coalition to counter Trump’s renewal of the “global gag order”  and help ensure women’s rights around the world. The order, also known as the Mexico City Policy, prevents any health providers in foreign…

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