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What's Up With the American Dream?
By , St. Peters, MO
In the article, The Upside of Inequality, we are being compared with China and how their economy system works. People who have a degree from a college made 50% more than those who just had a degree from high school. You may ask why... (more »)
Bernie Sander's Secret Weapon
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Despite the 2016 presidential election being an entire year away, people are already making up their minds on who they want as the next Commander ane Chief. For the Democrats Hillary Clinton seemed to be their star candidate, but that was until... (more »)
Making a Difference
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It is so sad how our society is so consumed with the latest celebrity gossip and not what is happening in the Real World. People would rather pretend that it is not happening instead of worrying whether it could happen to them. There are... (more »)
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The Chaos of Terrorism
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It was a normal Friday night on the streets of Paris. Nothing was unusual, as people walked around the streets, ate in restaurants, enjoyed a football match, unaware of the horrors that were about to occur. On that night, terrorist attacks... (more »)
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Okay, so today I am going to be talking about a topic that has been discussed a lot. It’s about bombings, especially the one that recently happened in Paris. These bombings have been happening so much now that I can’t even track how many... (more »)
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Personal Privacy and Security Matters
By , South Burlington, VT
Personal privacy and security are a quintessential piece of my everyday life. Privacy ensures  freedom. Privacy on the Internet, for example, allows me to talk about something frankly online, without revealing my identity. An example of... (more »)
Should Illegal Immigrants be Entitled to an...
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Do you think that all children should be allowed an education? Why are some people allowed to go to school and some aren't ? What is wrong with illegal children going to school? So should illegal immigrants children be entitled to an... (more »)
Retirement Decency
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Tilikum is a twenty two and a half foot, twelve thousand pound killer whale that lives in a small steel tank in SeaWorld. He first became famous for being one of a three-whale team to drown a trainer when he was part of SeaLand in 1991. He was... (more »)
More Restrictive Gun Laws for the U.S.
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As a country, we need to reevaluate our views on guns. Some people like to use the saying “it’s not the gun that kills, it’s the man holding the gun that kills”. While that is true, that murderous man should not be able... (more »)
What Happens in the Fishbowl Stays in the Fishbowl
By , Sacramento, CA
When someone buys an aquarium, they are told to put in only an inch of fish for each gallon of water in the tank to ensure the best health for the creatures inside. Unfortunately, this sort of rule cannot translate to the containment of six-ton... (more »)
Why Surgeons Make the Best Presidents
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When Benjamin Carson is elected President, he will be the greatest leader our nation has ever seen. The slate of candidates for the most recent round of Presidential campaigning has a diverse makeup of experience and expertise. There are... (more »)
The Wrongful Exhibition of Orcas
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The exhibition of animals in amusements parks and other places has led to controversy due to the fact that these animals are in captivity and not in the wild. This controversy is very prevalent in relation to orcas who are being exhibited in... (more »)
All Cops Are Bad? Here is the Real Life of an...
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Your life is just another life, nothing different. You’re just putting pants on one leg at a time.  You start off waking up on one side of the bed next to my loving wife, whose hair is always a mess in the mornings.   Get... (more »)
National Crisis
By , Crested Butte, CO
At the 2013 homicide poll, about one in every 285 Americans will be murdered over the course of their lives(Gun Control In America). There were roughly three hundred million firearms owned by civilians in the United States as of 2010(Gun... (more »)
Hating Hatred
By , Brooklyn, NY
Maybe I'm dumb. Maybe I'm naive. But even after over a hundred people were killed - people who live in the culture I grew up in, people who speak the same language I grew up speaking before I even learned English - I can't find it... (more »)
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Live and Let Live
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Some say we are obligated to keep the ecosystem safe for the wildlife that inhabit it. However, there is much controversy on the execution of this topic because of the inherent selfish motivation behind it. Unless there is an ulterior motive for... (more »)
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