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.

Ryan McGregora day ago
America & the Arms- Ageddon
In current times, we face many different threats to our way of life, as well as how we operate globally. Not only on a physical level either, as with advancements in technology we've become at risk to...
Johnny Vedmore5 days ago
How Philip May's Company Benefits From the Syria Strikes: Lockheed Martin, the JASSM, and the Capital Group
Philip May married the future 81st Prime Minister of the UK, then Theresa Brasier, on September 6th, 1980, at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin in Wheatley, Oxfordshire. They had been introduced to ea...
Ben Kharakh7 days ago
Possible Gun Control Solutions
America's epidemic of gun violence is easily solved. There are plenty of gun control solutions and the public is hungry to see those solutions implemented. The problem is that there are too many polit...
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Lena Bailey9 days ago
Gun Control
Yet another mass shooting and people are saying that there needs to be gun control. What people forget is that the young men that killed and wounded people at Columbine got their guns illegally becaus...
Jerame Lang23 days ago
Opioid Abuse
That there is an opioid epidemic is indisputable. I remember as an anesthesia technician a member of the nursing staff had been dismissed because she was caught in an operating room with her hands in ...
Nicole Cocuy25 days ago
The Real Problem Underlying Representative King’s Criticism of Emma Gonzalez
On Sunday, March 25, the campaign of Iowa Congressman Steve King shared a meme that criticized Parkland shooting survivor Emma Gonzalez for expressing her heritage with a Cuban flag patch during her s...
Mr. Trump, Listen Up
Dear Donald, listen up, It was the evening of December 19th, 2016 when the world went silent. Have you ever experienced a time in your life where your heart felt like it was racing 80mph and then time...
Mac Childsa month ago
The Wolf at Your Door
“People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.” ― George Orwell Truly, I do not believe this quote has ever held more meaning than it...
World War 2 and World War 3
World wars usually get started because one country is busy invading another country. World War 2 happened because Hitler got intense about his desire for global domination, which resulted in how he si...
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Kayla Simasa month ago
OP/ED: Show Some Respect and Stand
This past Sunday, players throughout the NFL joined arms and took a knee as the anthem was played, as part of a protest against the remarks President Donald Trump made at an Alabama rally for Luther S...
Modern Genocide
This article covers genocide after 1970 as per from 1975-1979 Pol Pot led the Khmer Rouge, which brutalized Cambodia, resulting in the deaths of 25 percent of the population from starving them, overwo...
The Rise of the Fourth Reich
Neo-Nazis view the 4th Reich as the rise of neo-Nazi Germany into power once again. They actually look forward to this. Some theorists believe that Germany is into a covert rise of the neo-Nazi agenda...
Ailey Marshalla month ago
Is Abortion Morally Right?
Abortion has been legal in England, Scotland, and Wales when the Abortion Act was passed in 1967. Changes were made under the Human Fertilisation And Embryology Act of 1990—bringing in a new upper time limit, allowing most abortions to take place up to 24 weeks. This suggests that although the fertilised egg is potential life, scientific evidence shows that the foetus is not viable (capable of independent life) in the early stages of pregnancy and is still a part of its mother. The law in Englan...
Kimberly Alcorna month ago
To Everyone Who Walked Out
March 14th, exactly one month after the Parkland school shooting, students in schools across the nation participated in “walking out” to protest gun ownership by civilians. If you were one of those st...
Johnny Vedmorea month ago
The Link Between Sergei Skripal and the Trump Russia Dossier - Christopher Steele Returns
Sergei Skripal was undoubtedly a traitor to his country. Russian court documents suggest he gave British Intelligence the names of more than 300 Russian agents. In return, Sergei Skripal received at l...
Spencer Dixona month ago
One Nation, Under CCTV
Great Britain, a once proud empire that at one point controlled a large portion of the territories on Earth. A nation built on the shoulders of our forefathers' accomplishments, it was once a shining ...
Alicia Treichlera month ago
Speak Up and Walk Out
"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed" (The Second Amendment, Constitution of the United Sta...
Lola Jovitaa month ago
Civics and Constitutional Rights Need to Be Mandatory in American Curriculum
So in the spirit of Orange Is the New Black, California is the new Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Immigration or legal immigration is the new desegregation or integration. California is the new Confederacy acting to subvert the Union. Perhaps California needs to get honest and admit it wants to return to Mexico as a province and cease to exist as a U.S. State. If President Trump needs to pull an Ike or JFK by sending in federal troops to California to protect American borders, then the Pre...