Alex Jones

Alex Jones: Conspiracy Nutcase on a Rampage

On October 2nd, 2017, the worst mass shooting in the history of the United States occurred. An incredibly deranged man stockpiled modified semi-automatic weapons in a hotel room at the Mandalay Bay Resort and turned the playground of the Las Vegas Strip into a nightmare.
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Second amendment

Second Amendment: The Federal Fallacy of Disarmament

The Second Amendment cannot physically pertain to the United States military or to a government centralized organised militia, such as mercenaries. It can only apply to private citizens, because at the time it was penned in 1791, there was no standing military force in the United States.
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Soda tax

Soda Tax Repeals: Why Don’t They Work?

After just a few months of being approved, the Cook County Illinois Soda Tax has been repealed, with a 15-1 vote that will take effect as soon as Dec. 1. So in the end, who wins? Well, soda companies, knowing that their hard work lobbying in Congress ensured that their delicious beverages stay at a price that keeps it available for everyone.

This is not even the first soda tax to come out this year. But maybe when most people cried foul over a tax on their favorite soda, it was for a good reason?
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Gun control

Would Gun Control in the United States Lead to a Bloodbath?

Some people don’t seem to make logical arguments when it comes to gun control. Infamously at the 2000 National Rifle Association convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, actor and then president of the NRA Charlton Heston concluded a speech with the infamous phrase; “from my cold, dead hands!” whilst brandishing a replica rifle in the air, thus making his feelings clear on gun control.
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Roy Moore

The Ayatollah of Alabama: Who Is Roy Moore?

Roy Moore shocked the state of Alabama when he won the Senate Republic Primary. He was not expected to win based on the millions put on his competitor, Senator Luther Strange. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and even President Donald Trump gave their full support for Strange’s campaign, but it wasn’t enough to stop Moore.
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Moon

Space Politics: NASA Astronauts Returning to the Moon

Ever since Trump’s inauguration this year, it’s become a trend for the President of the United States and his administration to make dreadful and controversial decisions: rolling back birth control, phasing out DACA, firing James Comey — it’s a long list! However, his most recent mistake is not unique to him. It has been repeated by newly elected presidents time after time — Space exploration.
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Las Vegas shooting

Las Vegas Shooting: Thank God He’s White!

The Las Vegas shooting was one of the biggest massacres in modern US history. 59 dead and around 500 injured, that’s the result of Stephen Paddock opening fire from his hotel room into the crowd of a country music festival. The nation was rightfully shocked and mourned the tragedy. Even as it happened, the rest of the country readied the pitchforks, reread the bible and prayed for what could’ve only been another terrorist attack.
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