Society

Not Just Another Teen Suicide – Part 2

Patrick Turner In my previous post I wrote about Patrick Turner, the 16 year-old who had surprisingly committed  suicide the previous weekend. We learned he had written three notes prior addressing the reasons which drove him to make this decision. The primary motive for ending his life was clear. Pressure. Pressure to perform academically. Even… Read more Not Just Another Teen Suicide – Part 2

Dear Hollywood,

Dear Hollywood, I’m sorry it has come to this, but you, Hollywood, have moved so far away from the American ideal, your only way back is through the harsh realization that your core beliefs have nothing in common with the core beliefs of Americans that live in this country. They do have something in common… Read more Dear Hollywood,

My Thoughts on a Horrific Election

2016 Election First, let me state that I did NOT vote for Donald Trump. That being said, it is not surprising to see the left mystified at what transpired on Tuesday. It was in the bag. The train had left the station. What was thought to have been a glorious coronation of liberalism turned out… Read more My Thoughts on a Horrific Election

Racism is not Getting Better

Racism Last week I posted an article on Colin Kaepernick. In case you’ve been stuck on a road in Portugal this past week, let me help you out. Kaepernick has taken upon himself to protest the abuse of white police officers targeting black males. He does this by kneeling during the National Anthem. I said… Read more Racism is not Getting Better

MLK No Hate

Do Black Lives Matter Only When Whites Take Them?

Black Lives Where will this end? That is a very good question, thank you very much. Will white people ever stop acting out with unnecessary violence against a certain group of black people? Will blacks ever be happy with the way society views them? With the amount of pre-existing prejudice deeply instilled in both sides,… Read more Do Black Lives Matter Only When Whites Take Them?

Political Correctness

The Slow Death of the USA: Political Correctness

Political Correctness No, political correctness is not something “new”. It has been around for as long as opinions have been around. In Salem, I’m sure it was okay to call out witches back in the day and not worry about being called a bigot. What I’m talking about is the arrival of a political correctness… Read more The Slow Death of the USA: Political Correctness