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The Truth About the Minimum Wage
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It has come to my attention lately that there are many people who are in favor of increasing the minimum wage here in America. And while on the surface that might seem like a fine thing to do, even an ethical thing to do, I assure you it is a... (more »)
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JAC: The Real Need of India?
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Ten out of hundred judges are corrupt. One out of nine members of the bench is biased and being pessimistic we would like to talk about those ten corrupt judges who are corrupt or that one member who is biased instead of talking about those ninety... (more »)
The Boy and the Bombshell
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At the side of the gritty, sewage-washed dirt road lies a heap of what seems to be stained boys’ garments. There is a little more to the spectacle, however; the garments have an owner, but so lean has he grown that the garments nearly swallow... (more »)
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A Bit on Ukraine, A Lot on Blaming Russia
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It all seemed to start in the distant past, November 2013, when a trade agreement with the EU went south. "EuroMaidan has grown into something far bigger than just an angry response to the fallen-through EU deal. It's now about ousting... (more »)
Same Sex Marriage Legal in NJ: Why it Should Be...
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When you were a little kid, about 4 or 5 years old, you may have played “house”. What you were playing typically mirrored the stereotypically “perfect” American family like in one of those 1950s ads. There was a son or daughter, some weird... (more »)
The Israeli-Palestinian Debate in Brief This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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66 years to this very month, Israel became a nation and was recognized by the United Nations. A large part in its formation is thanks to the work of Zionists and the U.N. in the years after the Holocaust. Israel was to become once more a Jewish... (more »)
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Minimum Wage Increase
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Across the U.S., women and men are barely surviving on the minimum wage of a measly $7.25; some are even supporting children. President Obama has said the minimum wage should be raised to $10.10, which has sparked much debate. However, when the... (more »)
Wrongful Tragedy
“Mom, I’m sending this because I might not be able to say it later. I love you.” This message was received by the mother of a 18 year old student who was onboard the Sewol Ferry in South Korea in April. “What’s going on? Son? Son?”... (more »)
Is the Death Penalty Ethical?
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Death isn't something you can go back and fix. So you have to ask yourself, does killing someone really help you or anyone in any way at all? Just because someone murdered someone, it doesn't mean they have to die too, because honestly... (more »)
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War to Come
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~attention~ I just want to say the next war will be coming people will fight against the government.. Why you may be thinking.I could give you many reasons. 1 reason is the government is puling border patrol and letting illegal immigrants into... (more »)
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House Avoids Solving Immigration Crisis
On June 30, 2014 President Obama stated that he would try to “fix as much of our immigration system as I can on my own, without Congress.” The statement was a response to John Boehner who told Obama that the House would not vote on immigration... (more »)
Princesses: Ending Their Reign
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If you asked a little girl what she wanted to be fifty years ago, what would be her response? A princess. If you ask a little girl today what she wants to be, what will she probably say? A princess. Wow, we’ve come so far. Honestly, the... (more »)
Remember, I Know How You Feel.
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Almost everybody thinks of thieves as bad people, they see them as people who happen to destroy people's privacy or illegally own premises. Even judges in a court wouldn't give them a chance or lend them an ear to hear their unheard... (more »)
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The Politics of Fashion
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Some of the things people say online just amaze me. Last week, I managed to stumble upon an article dedicated exclusively to Hilary Clinton’s new hairstyle. At the end of the column, I found a comments section. I started to read through... (more »)
Israelites and the Palestinians
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Across the ocean, beyond where we can see, a war is raging on. But this war is a lot different from the wars we’re mostly involved in. The palestinians and the Israelites are fighting over their holy land, using military combat in the... (more »)
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The Southern Border: A Crisis
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Fairness seems to be a value lost completely in today’s society. I think that perhaps this can be best seen in Barrack Obama’s undermining of immigration policy. It has been reported recently that tens of thousands of illegal immigrant... (more »)
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