Magazine, website & books written by teens since 1989

Most Recent Current Events / Politics Articles

Here are the most recent current events / politics articles:

Trump Versus Clinton Is a Good Thing– Really!
Custom User Avatar
The internet hates Donald Trump. From the #NeverTrump hashtag to the Donald Trump toilet paper that has reportedly sold out on Amazon, his name has been mentioned quite often– and not always in positive contexts. These days, you... (more »)
China: The Most Important Country You Don’t Know This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
Custom User Avatar
How many of China’s provinces could you name?  In his poem, “Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?”, which was published in the April 4th issue of The New Yorker, Calvin Trillin names six.  The poem has ignited a flurry of backlash across... (more »)
Rand Paul for President
Custom User Avatar
Have you've ever wondered about the Presidential Election this year? Well, if you have I'm sure you've heard of Donald Trump, but he is obviously not the right choice! He has no political experience, he's all talk! Everytime he says he wants to... (more »)
Death Of (and By) Guns
By , Chandler, AZ
I don't know about you, but I grew up learning that I shouldn't air my political opinions out in public. Everyone's entitled to their own opinion, and sharing mine could piss people off or unkowingly prevent me from getting a job. But at this... (more »)
Should Space Exploration Be Governmentally Funded?
Custom User Avatar
Space exploration is extremely important, which is exactly why the government needs to stop funding it. The key to developing a better understanding of physics lies in space. The potential scientific developments from astronomical studies are... (more »)
Generation Change
By , Parsippany, NJ
So, recently yesterday I was going through social media. Given the past events of the month, I saw posts of praying for them and several hastags along with it. And I thought to myself. Yeah, sure all of these show that you care for those recent... (more »)
My Stance on Gun Violence
Custom User Avatar
Recently, there was another mass shooting in the United States with more than fifty people dead, excluding ones injured. Two years before, there was a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School with twenty-seven people dead. The fact that there... (more »)
Is Silence Really Agreement?
Custom User Avatar
In most regions of the world, the day a child becomes an adult is when the rights in that society begin. The day we can truly exercise our rights in the United States, this happens at eighteen and this is when voting can begin happening. Yet in... (more »)
Meet Me in the Closet
Custom User Avatar
(BARACK OBAMA, VLADIMIR PUTIN) Obama sits at oval office desk when the phone rings. He reaches for the phone. OBAMA Hello.   PUTIN It did not go well.   OBAMA Give it time Vladmir, I’m sure they’ll come around.  ... (more »)
Please Vote
By , Smithtown, NY
I’m not 18 yet, so I can’t vote. But I can get become educated about what it means to vote, and why it is simply the best privilege in the world. I would love to vote in November. I have my research done and my candidate chosen. I’ve read... (more »)
New Generation Technology in Old Generation...
There is no questioning that technology has taken root in most, if not every, part of people's’ lives today. It has gotten to the point where we cannot carry out daily activities without the use of technology. In fact recent surveys... (more »)
World Police
Custom User Avatar
“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.” (Charles Dickens.) “Non nobis solum nati sumus.” (Not for ourselves alone are we born.) The U.S. make it their duty to help countries in need,... (more »)
A Free World...?
Custom User Avatar
America has been known as a symbol for freedom throughout the world for many years. They have been the world power and have helped countries in need of aid. But is all that about to change because of their possible future president, Donald... (more »)
Donald Trump, the Right Choice to “Make...
Custom User Avatar
I grew up in Albania, a little Balkan country bordering Greece and Italy. All Albanians are taught to love the US and we all want to live the “American Dream”. But it seems like the American Dream is no longer what we thought it was because... (more »)
When It Comes to the Presidency, Results Matter... This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
Custom User Avatar
Hillary Rodham Clinton is not an exciting presidential candidate. When compared to presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders, her candidacy is simply boring. Her rallies are smaller, quieter, less on par with a Rolling Stones reunion... (more »)
1 comment
Why Donald Trump Will be the 45th POTUS
Custom User Avatar
Pundits’ mouth dropped when Trump took New Hampshire by force, winning 20% more than the second highest candidate in a 17 man race. The media scrambled to berate him with stock lines such as FOX News’ “Is this the beginning of... (more »)
Site Feedback