• You Won't Believe the Crimes These Famous Politicians Have Committed
  • Will the Proposed College Rating System Hurt Minority Students?
  • Why Your Votes Don't Matter to US Policy Makers
  • When Letting Your Kid Play In The Park Can Lead To Jail
  • What's Really Going On At The Mexican Border?
  • Ukraine Points Finger At Russia, Claims Crimean Military Activity Up
  • UK in Uproar Over Rotherham Sex Abuse Scandal
  • U.S. Forces Continue Their Assault on ISIS
  • Top 10 Sex Scandals Involving Politicians
  • Top 10 Insensitive Obama Moments
You Won't Believe the Crimes These Famous Politicians Have Committed
With all the media coverage surrounding Texas Governor Rick Perry's recent and shocking indictment, it's natural that people are taking a closer look at the moral compasses of some of the country's most trusted politicians. As it turns out, plenty of politicians also have... READ MORE »
Will the Proposed College Rating System Hurt Minority Students?
Most people are by now aware of the fact that the US college system is facing a lot of significant problems. Tuition is rising at astronomical rates while earnings are increasing at nowhere near the level needed to keep up, forcing many students to graduate with crushing... READ MORE »
Why Your Votes Don't Matter to US Policy Makers
We all hope that our votes matter, even when we represent just one small part of our country. However, a brand new political science research project has found that "the preferences of the average American appear to have only a miniscule, near-zero, statistically... READ MORE »
When Letting Your Kid Play In The Park Can Lead To Jail
If you have kids and no outdoor space of your own, it's a great thing to live near a public park where your youngsters can go for some healthy fresh air and exercise, isn't it? If you live in the US, you would be wise to think very carefully before letting them play in... READ MORE »
Top Headlines
When Letting Your Kid Play In The Park Can Lead To Jail
If you have kids and no outdoor space of your own, it's a great thing to live near a public park where your youngsters can go for some healthy fresh air and exercise, isn't it? If you live in the US, you would be wise to think very carefully before letting them play in... READ MORE »

What's Really Going On At The Mexican Border?
People from Central America often see the US as a place where they can hope to work towards a better life and future, so the US/Mexico border has always been a magnet. In the last few months, increased migration has become a top news item, so what's going on? Migration is... READ MORE »

Ukraine Points Finger At Russia, Claims Crimean Military Activity Up
Following intense talks at a region summit on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine just a day later accused Russia of sending more troops to the border of Crimea.   According to Ukrainian... READ MORE »

UK in Uproar Over Rotherham Sex Abuse Scandal
The city of Rotherham--and in fact, the entire United Kingdom--is in shock following the release of a troubling report by the HM Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC). The report concluded that hundreds of Rotherham children were subjected to rape, abduction, beating and... READ MORE »

U.S. Forces Continue Their Assault on ISIS
The United Stats has a long and complicated history with Iraq. In March 2003, the U.S. launched an attack against the country and former president Sadaam Hussein. U.S. troops left the area more than ten years later, but American involvement in Iraq didn't end there. In... READ MORE »

Top 10 Sex Scandals Involving Politicians
From President Grover Cleveland's homosexual affair with the man who was to become his father-in-law to the well-publicized capers of John F. Kennedy, John Edwards, Bill Clinton and Anthony Weiner, politicians have often made questionable sexual choices. These incidents,... READ MORE »

Top 10 Insensitive Obama Moments
President Obama has a reputation for being sympathetic, sensitive and deep. Right from the time that he began his presidential campaign, though, the press has noticed a few chinks in his armor. The president has had his moments of cutting insensitivity. Whether these... READ MORE »

Top 10 Embarrassing Political Gaffes
When politicians make embarrassing mistakes, the press usually has a field day, and the public has a good laugh. Here are ten of the most embarrassing political gaffes in recent memory. When the RNC got carried away On Rosa Parks Day in 2013 (December 1, the day she was... READ MORE »

Three Years Later, Obama Finally Acts on Syrian Crisis
When the Arab Spring revolution that swept across the nations of northern Africa and the Middle East finally made its way into Syria, President Obama failed to do more than blow hot air when it came to confronting the crisis. The administration, weary of confrontations in... READ MORE »

Thousands Call for Justice, Mourn at Michael Brown Funeral
Ferguson residents laid Michael Brown to rest in a funeral held Monday, August 25, 2014. Brown was shot to death while unarmed by police officer Darren Wilson, an event that sparked outrage and national debate regarding the progress of racial equality and the proper use of... READ MORE »