Tag: america

Newsworthy – Mar 15th, 2019

The consequences of breeding chickens to grow rapidly, minimalist phones are growing in popularity, FAA grounding Boeing’s 737 MAX fleet, the U.S. Navy is under cyber-siege, and rural American law enforcement unwilling to enforce new gun control measures. These are just a few of…

Newsworthy – Mar 8th, 2019

America’s trade deficit hits a record, GM is closing American factories, OxyContin maker is preparing to file for bankruptcy, and the White House considers step towards requiring health providers to release prices that they charge insurance companies. These are just a few of the…

Newsworthy – Dec 14th, 2018

Virgin Galactic reaching the edge of space, Apple to build adding thousands of American jobs, baby boomers aging alone, and Google’s top U.S. trending search queries. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Newsworthy – Nov 30th, 2018

Amazon to enter the medical industry, GM closes down factories, falling life expectancy for Americans, and ships continuing to sale to North Korean ports despite international sanctions. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Experience: Japanese Surrender in WW2

“We are taught that the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki ended the war with Japan in 1945. This is not the whole truth.”

Why Trump’s Election Win is a Good Thing

President Trump has been in office for over 100 days. Since he has passed that milestone (which many decry as a horrible way to measure the progress of a new administration), the barrage of criticism has only grown. Much of the negative press is…

Short Story: The Appointment

I have an appointment this evening with Evelyn White. I would hesitate to call it a date, as there is some business we need to attend to. Evelyn currently resides at 210 Montgomery Avenue, which is only two blocks off of Main Street. Cold Springs…

Don’t Stand for a “Flawed Democracy”

It hasn’t even been a full week under President Trump and the US has been downgraded from a full to a “flawed democracy”. I wasn’t happy with the election results, but I decided to give Trump a chance and see whether he and a…

The Danger in an Election Recount

Green Party candidate Jill Stein has requested that Wisconsin recount votes from this past presidential election. The request has been approved by the Wisconsin election board. The Clinton campaign has stated that they will join in on the recount in Wisconsin, as well as…

Has the Two Party System Done More Harm Than Good?

Despite the elections being over, the country still appears to be embroiled in political disputes concerning President-Elect Trump and how the system to elect the President of the United States needs revamping. In an earlier article, we analyzed the Electoral College System. This time,…