It Takes Generations…

Every time Martin Luther King Jr. day rolls around teachers ask their students and political pundits ask society a basic question, have we realized King’s dream? In the past year society has provided numerous examples of America circa 2015 falling way short of the lofty goals eloquently expressed by Dr. King. The sheer volume of white police brutality exacted…

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A Closer Examination of Obamacare

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, or as society has dubbed it Obamacare, is an attempt to treat health care as a right and privilege that all Americans are entitled to.  Not since Lyndon B. Johnson and the creation of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965 has the government attempted such an ambitious program of reform in the direction…

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Why the Haves Should Not Instruct the Have Nots

There is a charity organization called GiveDirectly with a very simple premise.  This charity gives money directly to the poor and allows the poor to decide for themselves how to spend the money because each family knows best what they need.  People might worry, just as many members of the charity community expressed concern, as to how a charity organization…

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