Category: Politics & Government

Leadership Matters – So Do Politics

Leadership matters. Nowhere has that been made more clear than in the response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic downturn. As The Atlantic Sr. Editor Ronald Brownstein points out, President Trump’s delay in response has had ramifications for states across the country. Even now, local and state leaders in states like Utah, Florida, […]

Editorial: Trump Has Failed Us & We’ve Failed Our Country

President Trump has absolutely failed this nation (as has every politician who’s enabled him – like most of the Republican Party). He downplayed this pandemic, vilified those trying to prepare people, and continues to take no accountability. All the economic gains made under his tenure have been wiped out, and things continue to look like […]

Biden’s Slogan is Brilliant – But Youth Be Warned

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden recently unveiled his slogan for 2020 and, no malarkey, it’s “No Malarkey!“. The campaign slogan has been roundly criticized online and in media as outdated and just plain out of touch with voters. But the slogan is really quite brilliant, and reveals something telling about who Biden is catering and to – and who […]

Protests Work – Chick-fil-A is Proof

Chick-fil-A recently announced that it would stop donating to anti-LGBTQ organizations The Salvation Army and Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) – with Chick-fil-A President Tim Tassopoulos noting that as the company attempts to expand into new markets, the company needs to “be clear about our message“. Considering that the company is a powerhouse for chicken […]

The Pay Gap Isn’t Just Immoral – It’s Bad For America

McDonald’s CEO, Stephen Easterbrook, is departing the company due to violating company policy. However, he’s not going away empty-handed. The CEO, who made nearly $16 million at McDonald’s in 2018, is getting a generous exit package to the tune of nearly $42 million – and this is on top of over $23 million in stock […]

The U.S. is Less Free Than “Socialist” Countries

The United States is often held up as a paragon for freedom. The place where democracy and liberty thrive. It may come as a shock to U.S. citizens then to learn that their country lags behind most other developed countries – including “socialist” countries – in the liberties and freedoms it provides its citizens. And […]

Whether Death Penalty or Chemical Castration: It’s Bad News for Us

The death penalty is back on the menu in the United States in a big way thanks to the Trump Administration. Elsewhere in the country, lawmakers are pursuing chemical castration for sex offenders. Aside from providing a sense of closure for victims of those who perpetrate the severe crimes that warrant these punishments, both of […]

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