Gun violence is a prevalent and divisive issue. While school shootings persist, 2020 candidates are doing something about it. Continue reading Gun Violence vs. Politics
Earth Day 2019 brings more discussion about climate change, recycling, the law and becoming parents Continue reading Earth Day 2019: It’s time to act
Joe Biden’s recent comments make people wonder if he “gets it.” Continue reading Joe Biden: Does he “get it”?
Students and scientists are showing the importance of the climate change discussion Continue reading Climate change: Students show importance of discussion
Guns and gun control issues need to be discussed until the problems disappear Continue reading Gun Control vs. Gun Ownership: The conversation we need
Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream – Is it still alive today? Continue reading Martin Luther King, Jr. – Is his dream still alive?
CTE needs to be discussed more in-depth – especially after Aaron Hernandez’s severe diagnosis Continue reading More CTE information helps athletes and fans
Read about why marchers and workers think #FightFor15 is so important Continue reading #FightFor15 trends for getting better wages for workers
By now, everyone knows about the recent shootings in Charleston, SC. Dylann Roof shot and killed nine people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. What followed was another dispute over the Confederate flag that flies on the grounds of the South Carolina State House. While a vote in (the year) 2000 moved it from the top of the building to an area on the grounds, many people have wanted it removed completely. On Monday, the flag moved one step closer to removal. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley held a press conference in which she called for the removal of the … Continue reading #Confederate flag issue grows
I had to share this link. I went to PBHS, and I now wonder if that’s a good thing. People need to remember that Americans came from all over the world. We can still honor this country while honoring our own heritage. I am German, Russian, Irish and Polish – and I am proud to be ALL of those. I have friends from all over the planet, and I see them as my friend. I don’t understand what’s wrong with that. There are those that say that the Pledge of Allegiance should only be said in American because we are … Continue reading The Pledge of Allegiance brings people together…doesn’t it?