Category: Politics

Frederick Douglass and The Price of Progress

Frederick Douglass and The Price of Progress

The general sentiment of mankind is that a man who will not fight for himself, when he has the means of doing so, is not worth being fought for by others, and this sentiment...

Mark Farrales

DREAM Act and the illegal immigrant college students

An impromptu class where Mark Farrales taught other immigrant detainees English vocabulary brought him a sliver of normalcy while lost in legal limbo. Nouns and verbs helped Farrales avoid thinking about his pending deportation...

The Wikileaks Documentary

The Wikileaks Documentary

In April 2010, WikiLeaks posted video from a 2007 incident in which Iraqi civilians and journalists were killed by US forces, on a website called Collateral Murder. In July of the same year, WikiLeaks...

Economic Analysis of "American Power Act of 2010"

Economic Analysis of “American Power Act of 2010”

With economy and jobs ranking as top priority for U.S. voters looking forward to November midterm elections, the American Council for Capital Formation (ACCF) and the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) today...

Unemployment Problem

Are you tired of reading and hearing about the unemployment problem? Rest assured, the unemployed are tired of it, too. I know I am. I’m tired of living with it. I’m tired of it...

Biosecurity on farms

There are times when perniciously false premises are treated as the criteria by which truth is determined. We lose the argument before it’s begun. And where does that leave us in our efforts to...

The Sustainable Military Lands Management

One of the biggest forces of destruction of the natural world are military actions in wars and training exercises, such as extensive explosions at bombing ranges and pollution of groundwater from leaking gasoline storage...