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The Case for a Government Overthrow

Since Donald Trump took office on Jan. 20, the U.S. has been in turmoil. Protests have happened every day. When other nations have had authoritarian regimes, our nation has helped rebels overthrow the government. It’s time for that to happen here....

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The TRiUMPh

I have been receiving a myriad comments from my peers questioning my reasons for not voting. I explain to them my reasons for not participating in this mockery of an election we call history. This election was one to remember. One that our sheepish...

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What Free Market Health Care Really Looks Like

The transition of the new presidential administration has been a whirlwind, knocking people off their feet and leaving them breathless. One issue that hangs in the balance is the fate of the Affordable Care Act. Republican dominance in Washington...

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Do You Really Need a Cable Subscription?

Many of us grew up with an in home cable box connected to our TVs that allowed our families to watch local and national television shows from the comfort of our living rooms.  Is that really necessary in the modern era? A basic cable subscription...

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Texting & Snapchat Ettiquet

Your cellphone is very much the plug to the outside world. It connects us to social media, current events and most importantly to each other. With various ways to connect we develop a facade of ourselves translated through our phones. Whether you...

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The Enduring Abortion Debate

President Trump’s nomination of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court on Feb. 1 foreshadows a conservative swing. Even though Gorsuch has not been confirmed by the Senate, he will likely get through due to a Republican majority in the Senate. Although...

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A Willingness to be Uncomfortable

Sam Houston State University’s, Center for Diversity and Intercultural Affairs hosted its 13th annual Diversity Leadership Conference on February 9 and 10. The goal of the conference was to provide “an equal opportunity environment” and...

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