Tag: society

Newsworthy – June 21st, 2019

President Trump to force the disclosure of prices in health care, difficulty in enforcing firearms restrictions, Facebook to launch cryptocurrency, and British advertisements to ban gender stereotypes.

These are the newsworthy stories from this past week.

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Newsworthy – June 7th, 2019

More Americans are living alone than ever before, large companies continue to hold on to cash, business schools are shutting down MBA programs, an increase in apprehensions at the southern border, and more.

There is No Peace Through Anger

We live in political society dominated by tribalism. The two party system in the United States has fed into an already natural human propensity to view life as “us versus them”. Recent years have especially exacerbated this point with politicians locking in on the…

Newsworthy – Apr 26th, 2019

Very young children should have limited screen time, higher death rates from multiple causes found in the South, Google has received authorization for drone operations, and social security costs to exceed income in 2020. These are just a few of the newsworthy stories from…

Newsworthy – Feb 8th, 2019

Guyana to become petrostate, increasing rates of bankruptcies among US farmers, growing reach and power of Islamic State in West Africa, and a new study suggests human-induced global cooling in the 16th century, Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as…

Newsworthy – Oct 12th, 2018

The expensive cost of childbirth in the US, the beginning of an era of middle-class majority, and the resurrection of an extinct breed of pigeon. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

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…

EXPERIENCE: Patrick French, Photographer/Director/Producer

Continuing the “Experience” series, with episode 2, we sit down with Patrick French. Patrick is an aspiring photographer, director, and producer. We discuss his college and professional experience that he has obtained, thus far. The conversation also explores what Patrick’s philosophies are as it…

The United States is Black and Blue

The purpose of this article is not to add more noise to another already loud discussion on black lives matter vs blue lives matter. This post is also not intended to take any sides or insult/attack any group. It is, instead, to discuss why we…