Political Theory

A Landfill, a home for garbage and so much more.

A Landfill, a home for garbage and so much more.

When you think of a landfill, usually a happy thought doesn’t come to mind. Most people avoid the topic of garbage. It’s unsightly, it smells, it’s overall it’s really gross. We put it into our trash cans and it’s sent away. But, there is a […]

Free Speech: A True Blessing and a Terrible Curse

Free Speech: A True Blessing and a Terrible Curse

The first amendment is one of the greatest achievements of the Founding Fathers, and yet it has caused an incredible amount of controversy since its creation. The First Amendment specifically states the following: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting […]

How Lin-Manuel Miranda and Hamilton Caused a Modern-Day Political Revolution

How Lin-Manuel Miranda and Hamilton Caused a Modern-Day Political Revolution

Hamilton: An American Musical has truly been the greatest cultural phenomenon in the past few years. Created by lyrical genius Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton breathes fresh life into the history of the birth of America and the founding fathers who fought for the country’s independence. However, […]

Looking Forward to the Midterm Elections

Looking Forward to the Midterm Elections

The coming year brings a great many things on the horizon: one of these being the midterm election. Two years after every presidential election the political mood of the country is tested by this election. It is a chance for the public to express how […]

The Free Market of Global Education

The Free Market of Global Education

Over the past few decades, America’s education system has drifted into the realm of obscurity and has caused the country to miss out on a great deal of intellectual progress. Although our country’s private schools are still regarded as the best in the world, our […]

The Decline of the 140 Character Bully Pulpit

The Decline of the 140 Character Bully Pulpit

Since President Theodore Roosevelt first coined the expression in 1904, the bully pulpit has been a staple concept in the American presidency. In brief, the term originates from an antiquated use of the word “bully” which is an exclamation of something that is awesome or […]