California Crime No Longer a Felony?

When a crime becomes a discrimination issue??? Where do you draw the line of discrimination and law? Far before this point that’s for sure. California Governor Jerry Brown has made possibly the most confusing and unnecessary changes to their legal code than we’ve seen so far. California Is Our Country's First Sanctuary State Up until this point, spreading HIV intentionally…

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The Effects of Patriotism and National Identity

  We all have our different beliefs on what it is, we all consider its importance differently, it's an imbalance of belief varying from each person to the next; but what exactly can it do? Even the debate whether it is good or bad exists with both sides having irrefutable evidence as to what it can end up doing, but…

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Just How Legal is Abortion?

Where exactly the lines fall between ethics, morality, freedom, and law There is a common case of political question in which there is no correct or incorrect opinion, but rather, valid or invalid. Abortion tends to fall under these terms however the validity of the opinion is decided by the side saying it and discredited by the opposing, creating an…

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A Crack in our Legal Concrete

An interesting hole in our legal system and society     The whole idea of being “civilized” is very basic philosophically, but what exactly makes us civilized and when did we get there? While historians likely date this back to the actual definition of “civilization” and to the settlement of early humans, the connotation we use much more likely falls…

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The Conflict of Congressional War Powers

The line drawn between Presidential and Congressional war authority       When the US Constitution gives the rights of a power, theoretically, to two branches, where does the line get drawn? Within the Constitution, Congress is the only body that is given the clear ability to declare war, however, if the President is considered the Commander-in-Chief does he also…

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The North Korean Threat

                            The North Korean Threat The circumstances we face after the newest actions taken by North Korea What Happened? As of today, North Korea is regarded to many places as one of the biggest threats in our world. Despite warnings of "fire and fury" (Donald Trump) and…

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