Our Story

Freshmen with Fresh Ambitions

February 20, 2022 - An Idea

As Alan and Ryan relax under a backyard gazebo, they begin a long discussion about political and ethical issues that fascinate them. Pretty quickly, they realize they wanted to share their ideas with the rest of their friends, the rest of their school, and the rest of their community.

Early March, 2022 - The Team

Recognizing the need for a strong group of content creators, the founders reach out to their friends and classmates for interest in an opinion journal. Before long, the group grows to over 10 writers.

March 25, 2022 - Our First Issue

After a special meeting to finalize our first batch of pieces, at the same backyard gazebo where the idea had been born, the Brutus Journal publishes onto the internet.

June 13, 2022 - Great Goals

With Harjyot leading app development, we submit an application for an app on the Google Play store.

June 18, 2022 - Plans Pay Off

The Brutus Journal app successfully adds to the Google Play store and becomes available to download!

July 17, 2022 - Forging our Future

The Journal, after many, many hours of hard work, submits its app for approval to Apple's app store.

July 19, 2022 - Making it Mainstream

After a revision, Apple accepts the app onto its store, joining millions of other applications available through the platform.

John Williams is believed to have possibly been the author of the Antifederalist Papers under the pen-name of Brutus, for which this publication is named after.

His essays, in part, were responsible for the ratification of the Bill of Rights

James Madison demonstrated that conflicts can only be resolved through the freedom of speech.