The French Presidential Election: What You Need to Know

In recent months, the world has been swept by a populist/nationalist attitude. In June of 2016, the United Kingdom left the European Union, and 3 months later, Donald J. Trump was elected president of the United States. With these two events in mind, many people are wondering if this trend will continue as the French presidential election draws closer. It will determine if the previously … Continue reading The French Presidential Election: What You Need to Know

Six Problems With “Thirteen Reasons Why”

Unless you`re older than twenty one, there’s a chance everyone you know has been talking about Netflix’s new show, “Thirteen Reasons Why”. The show is an adaption of the 2007 book by the same name, and revolves around a high school student listening through thirteen tape recordings of why his classmate took her own life. The show has seen quite a lot of praise by … Continue reading Six Problems With “Thirteen Reasons Why”

Leftist Hypocrisy and the Boy Scouts of America

We like to poke fun at some of those who are on the left side of the spectrum for many reasons. Some dress weird, talk strangely, engage in strange mannerisms, and more often than not push an obscene amount of strange new ideas onto civilized society. The most blown up of these new ideas is the concept of self-identification. This most commonly applies to gender, … Continue reading Leftist Hypocrisy and the Boy Scouts of America

Make Liberalism Great Again – Part 1

“If by a “Liberal” they mean someone who looks ahead and not behind, someone who welcomes new ideas without rigid reactions, someone who cares about the welfare of the people — their health, their housing, their schools, their jobs, their civil rights, and their civil liberties — someone who believes we can break through the stalemate and suspicions that grip us in our policies abroad, … Continue reading Make Liberalism Great Again – Part 1

The God Emperor and The Great Meme War of 2016

The outcome of the 2016 election came as a shock to many. For those expecting a crushing victory by Hillary Clinton, it was a very unpleasant surprise. On the other hand, Donald Trump’s supporters were rejoicing at what seemed like a miracle. Most pollsters and news sources had projected an easy Hillary victory, with the New York Times and Huffington Post giving her an 85% … Continue reading The God Emperor and The Great Meme War of 2016

Why America is Exceptional

One of the greatest things about our society is that we can get ahead by helping others. Until recent human history, to get ahead you had to help yourself and only yourself. A job which helped others would only keep you down. Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. He gained his wealth through making all our lives better. Blacksmiths were not blacksmiths … Continue reading Why America is Exceptional

The Venezuelan Revolution against Socialism

One thing I have always regretted being too young to miss was the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Baltic Way, or when Moscow started down communist hardliners. I would have loved to see free men and women defend their right to be free and throwing off the chains of socialism. In my time, we have had similar instances, although often less successful, and less … Continue reading The Venezuelan Revolution against Socialism

The Real Meaning Behind Kendrick Lamar

This past week, M.A.A.D City rapper, Kendrick Lamar dropped his new album, “DAMN.” Kendrick in interviews before the release of the album said he wanted his album to be more focused on his relationship with God, something he feels is overlooked by many artists in his industry. Yet there was more than just biblical allusions in the rappers new album. Kendrick took several shots at … Continue reading The Real Meaning Behind Kendrick Lamar

Socialism: Mankind’s very own Mass-Extinction event

Socialism. The word has been subject to the utmost controversy since it’s formal introduction into the political spectrum in the mid 1800’s. People fear it, despise it, or embrace it. Wars have been fought over it. The scariest time in American history, the Cold War, was a result of it. Why has socialism taken the world by storm, and why is it subject to so … Continue reading Socialism: Mankind’s very own Mass-Extinction event

What is capitalism

As defenders of free market capitalism, we have to ask ourselves, what is capitalism? In arguments, we often find ourselves in a situation. To use a cliche, is that real capitalism? Strictly speaking, capitalism is the private ownership of the means of production. This contrasts with socialism which is communal, usually through the state ownership of the means of production, but this brings up an … Continue reading What is capitalism