Domestic Policy

Voter Suppression – How millions of voters are unjustly rejected each year

By November 19, 2018

Domestic Policy:

Millions of Americans go to the polls each November to vote for elected officials. Some vote easily, but others are denied their vote due to… Read More ›

Athletic Podium: Do athletes have the right to utilize their platforms for social movements?

Athletic Podium: Do athletes have the right to utilize their platforms for social movements?

By November 19, 2018

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“Wouldn’t you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say ‘Get that son of a bitch off the… Read More ›

Coast Guard Budget Slashed for Mexican Border Wall: Disrespecting American Heroes

By November 19, 2018

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America has always been proud of its its defense forces. Countless men and women risk their lives daily to make sure people are protected. The… Read More ›

Take Away Security At Small Airports: Save Money, Save Lives

Take Away Security At Small Airports: Save Money, Save Lives

By November 19, 2018

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The TSA is contemplating dropping security checks at 150 small airports. Not only is the decision justified, but it is imperative for the safety of… Read More ›

California Corporate Boards Gender Law: Controversial Bill Forces Gender Diversity in Boardrooms

California Corporate Boards Gender Law: Controversial Bill Forces Gender Diversity in Boardrooms

By November 19, 2018

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Women have made their mark in society, and today many occupy important roles as politicians, business people, lawyers, and board members. California’s new law requiring… Read More ›

Voter Suppression – How millions of voters are unjustly rejected each year

Voter Suppression – How millions of voters are unjustly rejected each year

By November 19, 2018

Domestic Policy:

Millions of Americans go to the polls each November to vote for elected officials. Some vote easily, but others are denied their vote due to… Read More ›

Give Back to the People!: Pressure on Amazon to Enact a Living Wage Yields Unforeseen Drawbacks

Give Back to the People!: Pressure on Amazon to Enact a Living Wage Yields Unforeseen Drawbacks

By November 19, 2018

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Urinating in bottles, stopwatch-timed productivity, and a culture that shames taking breaks—this hellish landscape in which Amazon warehouse employees work is the ugly price of… Read More ›

Turning Down The Heat: Hurricane Florence

Turning Down The Heat: Hurricane Florence

By November 19, 2018

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The damage inflicted on Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina by Hurricane Florence indicates that the US government must focus more on climate change. On… Read More ›

Unaccountable Capitalism: What Senator Warren Gets Wrong About American Corporations

Unaccountable Capitalism: What Senator Warren Gets Wrong About American Corporations

By November 19, 2018

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Senator Elizabeth Warren’s “Accountable Capitalism Act” claims to be the bill that will protect citizens from corporate greed and ensure that everyone benefits from the… Read More ›

Owning the Article: Jeff Bezos’s controversial hold on The Washington Post

By May 18, 2018

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The Washington Post is one of the most recognizable newspapers in the United States. It sits in a tier alongside such legends as the New… Read More ›

A Theft of Education: Howard University Employees Turn Financial Aid into Personal Funds

By May 18, 2018

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The Howard University scandal that has surfaced in recent months is not only an instance of fraud but of the theft of education. As details… Read More ›

Oklahoma Teacher Strike: Teachers Strike to Make Education Right

By May 18, 2018

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In Oklahoma, outdated textbooks fill classrooms, teachers struggle to pay their bills, and classes are overcrowded with students. Teachers have sparked well-deserved outrage and have… Read More ›

The Shooting of Stephon Clark: Continuing Police Brutality in the United States

By May 18, 2018

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Last month, two Sacramento police officers shot and killed Stephon Clark in his grandmother’s backyard. This shooting of yet another unarmed black man is just… Read More ›

Gerrymandering our Country to the Right: How Legislatures Manipulate the Voices of America

Gerrymandering our Country to the Right: How Legislatures Manipulate the Voices of America

By February 26, 2018

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In 1812 Massachusetts Governor Gerry Elbridge passed legislation to change senatorial districts and secure the positions of Federalist Party candidates. His new, seemingly random, change… Read More ›

Gillibrand deserves a long look in 2020

By February 26, 2018

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“What happened?” asked Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton after her failed 2016 Presidential bid and the temporary collapse of the Democratic Party. Within days of… Read More ›