of Climate Change
BY AUSTIN MAICEY
BY LOGAN JAMES
American military spending dwarfs that of its rival China by 5:1. China spends over $130 billion on its defence budget in comparison to America’s $581 billion. Too much priority has been spent developing- and dropping- bombs when we should be devoting economic resources to develop young minds for a better future.
American Pharaoh became the first since 1978 to achieve the Triple Crown, winning in the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, and the Belmont Stakes. Having a single political party win all three branches in Washington, however — controlling the White House and Congress while having nominated a majority of Supreme Court justices — is even rarer.
It costs 1.8 cents to manufacture each penny. Dealing with pennies is a huge cost in terms of opportunity costs. Pennies does not facilitate trade. The penny is getting less and less valuable each year.
It's time that we kill the penny.
Immigrants are the visible and tangible face in most parts of the world contributing to a loci of diversity. Nonetheless the current immigration debate is misconstrued with with ideology and misconception. Are immigrants truly a boon for an economy?
BY AUSTIN MAICEY
Your purchase is telling the farmer that his fertilizer is acceptable, even if it’s detrimental to the environment. You’re telling the factory boss in Bangladesh that his methods are acceptable, even if they are using slave labor.
By splitting the populace into two distinct groups, it alleviates any fears of grassroots rebellion that the politically-established may have harbored. As the two groups fight with each other over talking points, the politically-established only need to sit back and make sure that their districts remain slightly their shade of blue or red.
The gender pay gap has been one of the central themes of the twenty-first century; yet, the debate is misconstrued and misunderstood by both those advocating to close it, and those who do not believe it exists.