Why Don’t Republicans Care About Higher Education?

Why Don’t Republicans Care About Higher Education?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Republican resentment of higher education is everywhere. It is in the voters, in the politicians and in the presidency. Higher education is in strange form these days. Research has shown, again and again, that college degrees have a high return on investment — this, in part, explains the […]

Trump Announces Opioid Crisis Is a National Emergency, Proceeds to Do Nothing About It

Trump Announces Opioid Crisis Is a National Emergency, Proceeds to Do Nothing About It

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit When you’re Donald Trump, you’ve got bigger things to worry about than national emergencies. At least, it certainly seems that way. In October, the commander-in-chief addressed the nation on the topic of America’s opioid epidemic. It was a statement a long time coming, with the death toll from […]

These Arguments Opposing Police Body Cams Are Ridiculous

These Arguments Opposing Police Body Cams Are Ridiculous

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Even though the vast majority of police departments say that they plan to implement body cameras, we are far from a long-term answer to improper police behavior. Accountability. Enforcing the law has everything to do with it, and that doesn’t just mean bringing criminals to justice. In recent […]

Hey, Trump: Minority Groups Enrich Our Country More Than You Do

Hey, Trump: Minority Groups Enrich Our Country More Than You Do

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit We don’t need to make America great again — it’s already great; and that is largely due to the amazing people who make up this country’s population. Race is a delicate subject in today’s world. White supremacists are marching in the streets and condemning the diversity on which […]

Big Business Needs to Get Out of Health Care

Big Business Needs to Get Out of Health Care

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Demanding that big corporations behave ethically is the only way to give Americans the care they are paying for. The free market can be a beautiful thing for consumers, but when pharmaceutical companies get so huge that they can rig the system, success comes at the cost of […]