Tag Archives: Congress

From Democracy to Plutocracy

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In Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission, the Supreme Court ruled that corporations are equivalent to people, and thus have the same first amendment rights. Any attempt to abridge those rights (for example, the McCain-Feingold bill, which limited campaign donations) is a violation of the Constitution. This disastrous decision has paved the way for companies that care more about overseas profits than America.

China’s Economic Plan is Overtaking the United States

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China has come a long way economically. In 2012, China became the world’s largest trading nation in goods. This has moved 400 million people from poverty to the middle class. Chinese students outperform U.S. students by a far stretch. Also, China is the world’s largest auto manufacturer. This is all coming from a nation that was humiliated during the Opium wars, gone through a long and painful period of dynastic decline, civil war and a backwards economy. It is evident that China has their own plan to improve their economy whereas we in the U.S. have no plan whatsoever.

Many American’s Don’t Trust So Called “Free Trade”

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Usually, anything with the term “free” on it has a positive connotation: free cookies, free appetizer, free purse with the purchase of any item over $45, this salad dressing is fat free. However, using the example of “fat free,”when we ran some studies on supposed “fat free,” we found nasty results. Fat free use to be this great, healthy thing for our bodies and it turned out being the total opposite.

3 Major Issues That Are Harming America

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There are three major issues that are stopping us from controlling our own country. These issues have usurped our constitution and have stripped us of our sovereignty. When is enough going to be enough?

Looking Forward to 2016: New Years Resolutions For Our Nation

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2015 will not be remembered as a great year in American history. The last several years have been bad, but will 2016 be the year that breaks America’s back?

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