The Media Needs To Start Taking Its Job Seriously

Tomi Lahren. Arianna Huffington. Jon Stewart. Bill O’Reilly. Rachel Maddow. Glenn Beck. Samantha Bee. This is a short list of left and right leaning news anchors and commentators. The most important thing these people, as well as countless others, have in common is that they use their popularity in the media to gain influence over … Continue reading The Media Needs To Start Taking Its Job Seriously

The Flaws of the US Social Security System and Possible Alternatives

As a libertarian, I obviously oppose expensive government programs and meddling in the economy in favor of free markets. Social Security is one of those systems heavily praised by both the left and the right as a system that tremendously helps the elderly and the needy. It was created by FDR, a god amongst modern … Continue reading The Flaws of the US Social Security System and Possible Alternatives

Why The United States Should Not Have Tuition-Free College

I hear about free college a lot in current political discourse. The price of a college degree is rising higher and higher every year, while wages are remaining more or less stagnant. Many offer a solution to this in the form of guaranteed free college. Under their ideal system, the government would offer payment of … Continue reading Why The United States Should Not Have Tuition-Free College

How Free Speech in the US is Under Attack

We've all heard what is happening in Berkeley. After right-wing activists and speakers Milo Yiannopolous and Ann Coulter were scheduled to speak at UC Berkeley, groups of left-leaning protesters stormed the campus to protest “hate speech” being allowed on campus. Right-wing groups, such as the alt-right, the Proud Boys, the Oathkeepers, and Trump supporters in general, … Continue reading How Free Speech in the US is Under Attack