controversies

It seems every time one racially-charged incident ends, a gender or religious controversy takes its place; Ruminate on the issues dividing our nation and world.

Liz Piercea day ago
Know Anything About Net Neutrality? Neither Did I, But Here's Why We Need It
I was asked a few months ago to write a research paper on net neutrality discussing why it was a necessity in the world today. At the time I knew almost nothing about it, and a lot of what I did know ...
Carlos Guerra4 days ago
Space Force
Our 6th Military Branch
Katie Pevreall7 days ago
#BBCSwitchOff: The Hashtag Sweeping the Nation
This evening (9 August) #BBCSwitchOff has been gaining traction over Twitter, reaching lofty heights and trending at No.1 in the UK and No. 4 globally in a matter of hours. According to Twitter users,...
Bethany-Ann H-S9 days ago
Modern Society
I attended a primary school prayer space event around about four months ago, and I have only really just had the time to sit down and write about it... It was looking at the story of Easter. Now, for ...
Michael X.9 days ago
Pedosexuals* Are Pushing to Become Part of the LGBT+ Community
Yes, today, in the 21st century, pedophiles are fighting for the right to become part of the LGBT+ community, claiming that love is blind to age. However, instead of using the old term "pedophile," th...
Lola Jovita13 days ago
Birthright Citizenship and Anchor Babies: 14th Amendment and a Writ of Certiorari
An Open Letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions RE: Request for the U.S. Department of Justice to Consider Filing a Writ of Certiorari to the Judiciary in Petition to Abolish Anchor Baby Citizenship ...
Stephen Walden16 days ago
The Consent of the Governed and the “Rich Man's Burden”
In the late 19th century, a number of American businessmen and politicians (read: “robber barons”) expressed a desire to expand their Gilded Age dominance beyond the borders of these United States. Ho...
Stanley Gray19 days ago
A Healthcare Crisis Defined
Can you imagine someone hurting Santa? While that may sound preposterous at first, in January 2017, that is exactly what happened. It wasn’t malicious, nor was it necessarily intentional, but the pain...
Danny Dragani23 days ago
Monsanto and the World They Condemned
I know what you’re thinking, yes Monsanto (the fat GMO spreadin’ agricultural giant) was bought out by Bayer (the fat Pharmaceutical big wigs), so the name is gone. So technically there is no more Mon...
Kay Ma month ago
Gun Violence
Over the years, innocent lives have been taken by bullets. Although, death by gun is not the number one cause of death. Gun violence is still an issue. That is why I have chosen to analyze the rhetori...
Edward Andersona month ago
Food Fight
Ready to be hungry? It’s fried chicken vs. pizza, as two family dynasties fight over one man’s use of a racial slur threatens a major pizza chain. Sounds like something Shonda Rhymes would write doesn...
Dillon Staplesa month ago
Protecting the Next Generation: School Shootings
Schools, while not perfect in practice, are one of the primary ways that children obtain knowledge. Children have become victims of violence in their place of learning, and, as of now, there are no feasible solutions to preventing violent acts, including shootings. Political bickering has prevented a solution that protects the lives of innocent children.
scherasade lewisa month ago
2073
When thinking of the future, we expect flying cars and cured illnesses and world peace and no racism. The future is supposed to be better for all of us and it is supposed to be a better society than w...
Tim Brycea month ago
Dealing with Law Enforcement
BRYCE ON COPS - Should you be adversarial or respectful? Click for AUDIO VERSION. I recently found myself embroiled in a passionate argument about law enforcement. Someone had posted a video on social...
Colin Chiakpoa month ago
America's Historical Struggle With Human Rights
Oh, the irony. After days of national pressure, President Trump has gone back on his own policy of separating families at the border. He “didn’t like the sight or the feeling of families being separat...
Aly Ba month ago
The Truth on Immigrant Parents and Children Separation
Immigrants coming to America from Mexico have become a huge topic in recent news. The news stations and the immigrants are blaming America for separating their children and putting them in camps. Let'...
Dillon Staples2 months ago
Illegal Immigration: Unpopular Opinion
Every article that I researched to use as a reference for this piece was highly partisan. The notion that a consistent centrist source exists about illegal immigration is false. In modern society, the...
Fiona Parks2 months ago
Repealing the Second Amendment
The Second Amendment gives Americans the right to be capable of instantly taking the life of another human being. Is this what you call freedom? Gun violence not only claims countless lives every year...