Gerrymandering

Elections are the very bedrock as to what defines a democracy. A chance for citizens to make a decision on who should represent them in making laws, confirming judges, and approving treaties among nations. Elections are won, and lost, based upon who votes for which candidate, and which political party, in a given election. Elected …

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Nuclear Weapons: The Arms Race that Changed the World

In our quest for greater scientific achievements, we created a weapon so powerful that it could destroy mankind from the face of this planet. This is not a weapon that was grown in the lab, or designed to kill a few people, it was developed to demand unconditional surrender from the enemy. This weapon is …

Utah Senate Race

This year, Utah will be seeking to elect a new Senator to represent them in Congress. With 2018 set to be a game changer for both political parties, Utah could be one of the major Senate seats to decide the fate of Congress for the first term of President Trump. However, unfortunately for President Trump, …

The Human Genome Project

In 1953, Watson and Crick unveiled the secrets of DNA with their discovery of the double helix, a structure of two strands of genetic material wound together in a tight formation within our cells. DNA, the blueprint to what makes us, well us, was now a new chapter in the pursuit to unlock the secrets …

PA 18th Congressional District

One of the more heated 2018 elections is the upcoming Congressional Seat, the PA 18th District, formerly held by Congressman Tim Murphy. Murphy, who held the seat up until this year, had resigned due to his extramarital affair that has left the seat vacant. The PA 18th Congressional District is situated south of Pittsburgh. During …

Space Travel: Mankind’s Next Frontier

On October 4th, 1957, the Soviet satellite, Sputnik, was launched into space and became the first manmade object in space. At that moment, the space age was born. Both the United States, and the Soviet Union, engaged in a race to push the boundaries of mankind's potential to reach for the stars. With advancements in …

National Debt: The Economic Shackles for Future Generations

Hello folks! Today I wanted to talk about one of the major concerns, that I have been analyzing, and that is the issue of the national debt. One of the most troubling, yet rarely talked about, is the massive national debt carried by the United States. As of today, the U.S. national debt stands at over …