September 29, 2017 Logan Kolas

Is the Critic’s Problem with the 12th or the 10th? The Electoral College isn’t perfect, but it is better than the alternative. To date, there have been five instances of the Electoral College and the popular vote not meshing: Quincy Adams over Jackson (1824), Hayes over Tilden (1876), Harrison over…

September 23, 2017 Brad Johnson 6Comment

A democracy, the United States is not. Almost daily, an error which many may deem insignificant is made. Whether in the classroom, on talk shows, or just on social media, there is a constant misidentification of America’s system of government; America is a constitutional republic, not a democracy. Many brush…

September 7, 2017 Cody Rizzuto

For the last twenty years we have watched as president after president has attempted to tackle the North Korea question, each in their own way. Though they have done so with slight variations, the overall strategy has ultimately been the same. Unfortunately, so have the results. The Crux of the…

August 8, 2017 Logan Kolas

The Boundaries on the Peninsula are Cracking The Washington Post broke the news today that United States intelligence may have discovered that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) have obtained missile ready nuclear weapons. Tension between the two nations is now growing expeditiously — with just cause. The world…

August 5, 2017 Sam Valk

Rwanda has come a long way since the genocide. Paul Kagame has won the 2017 Rwandan Presidential Election, garnering a whopping 98% of the vote. His opponents are crying foul once again, saying massive intimidation and voter suppression once again handed Kagame the victory. This continues his iron rule over…

August 1, 2017 Logan Kolas

Irrational actors rarely make rational decisions. The amount of controversy that has engulfed the Trump Administration is no secret. Accusations of half-hearted legislating, ineffectiveness, and even treason have been levied against the President in the seven months he has held office. Finger pointing and blame shifting have left the American…