Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Trump, Putin, and Russia’s Plan to Reemerge as a Global Power

Trump, Putin, and Russia’s Plan to Reemerge as a Global Power

When Trump won the election on November 8th, one clear consequence of his victory was the further division between liberal Democrats and Conservative Republicans. Eight years ago, who would have thought that Americans today would call their political opposition Dumbfuckastan (literally Dumbfuckistan) […]

Continue Reading

Colin Kaepernick and What America Stands For

Colin Kaepernick and What America Stands For

On August 26th before the kickoff of a preseason football game, Colin Kaepernick refused to stand during the national anthem. Kaepernick said the following for his reason to protest: “People don’t realize what’s really going on in this country. There are […]

Continue Reading

Yin and Yang, The Lesser of Two Evils, and the Relativity of Our Decisions

Yin and Yang, The Lesser of Two Evils, and the Relativity of Our Decisions

“Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil”-Jerry Garcia Jerry’s words strike a chord with people as much today as they did when he said them and as they will for future generations to come. Everyone is […]

Continue Reading

The Echo Chamber and How People Use Headlines to Define Their Narratives

The Echo Chamber and How People Use Headlines to Define Their Narratives

A few weeks ago, I posted an article about how certain individuals benefited from the Trump campaign. It was neither an endorsement nor denouncement of Trump, just an observation I wanted to share with my readers. After looking at the Facebook […]

Continue Reading

Gamechanger: The Speech Hillary Clinton Needs to Make Tonight

Gamechanger: The Speech Hillary Clinton Needs to Make Tonight

Hillary Clinton will address the Democratic National Convention. Her speech comes in the wake of a damning email scandal and at a time when American politics are at a boiling point. Throughout this election, Hillary has failed to capture the […]

Continue Reading

The System is Rigged: The Consequences of the DNC Favoring Clinton over Sanders

The System is Rigged: The Consequences of the DNC Favoring Clinton over Sanders

On July 22nd, Wikileaks released almost 20,000 emails documenting correspondences among high-level DNC officials.  The emails give us a glimpse into the world of Democratic party machine and how the Democratic National Committee, a supposedly neutral platform, actively violated that premise by […]

Continue Reading

The Problem With Ideology and Why a Third Party is Bound to Rise

The Problem With Ideology and Why a Third Party is Bound to Rise

The 2016 election season has rewritten the rules for campaigning. Sanders was not supposed to be in the race this long and Trump was supposed to fizzle out in the summer. These events have caused pundits and “experts” to scratch […]

Continue Reading

Why Authenticity Matters to Our Generation

In this world of appearances, we yearn to know what’s real. It’s innate for us to do so, wanting to shed light on the darkness. What is it that drives us to do so? Could it be because we have […]

Continue Reading

Why Hillary Clinton Embodies Hypocrisy and Dishonesty

Why Hillary Clinton Embodies Hypocrisy and Dishonesty

She’s experienced, she’s a policy wonk, she’s a grandmother, all over the place, we have been hearing different reasons why Hillary would make an excellent president. Although her resume is impressive, there is one thing that myself and many people […]

Continue Reading

From Rousseau to Buzzfeed: The Implications of Evolving Communications

From Rousseau to Buzzfeed: The Implications of Evolving Communications

It’s finals week, and everyone I know is on a grind. Whether you are cramming for a test or procrastinating on a paper, hang in there. Anyways, I had to write two philosophy papers on 17th and 18th-century metaphysics and […]

Continue Reading