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Social Insurance: As American as Apple Pie

On September 13, 15 U.S. Senators, lead by Vermont Senator and former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, introduced Medicare-for-all, single payer health care legislation in the U.S. Senate. In an email sent out to supporters, Senator Sanders explained that the aim … Continue reading

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A Nation Divided (Geographically)

Increasingly our society has become divided between rural and urban. Truth be told that the solutions to most of our problems (economic disparity, political divide, environmental challenges) cannot be found in the traditional mainstay of American aspirations. The idea of … Continue reading

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“Hamilton”

During his acceptance of the 2017 Freedom Award for “Hamilton”, Lin -Manuel Miranda gave respect and honor to Alexander Hamilton and felt humbled by the rich history surrounding him inside the capital. Miranda feels the importance of arts and immigration … Continue reading

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Madman theory

The madman theory was created by Nixon he acted unstable to get an upper hand over US adversaries during the cold war. Trump seems to be portraying himself as a madman in office and with policies. Republicans run everything in … Continue reading

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A Politicized Branch: A Look at Federalist #78

The importance of an independent Judicial Branch was highly stressed by Hamilton in Essay 78 of the Federalist Papers. It was thought that with life appointments judges would be able to avoid the pressures that politics inherently creates. It was … Continue reading

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Individualism and Community in the World

Since the turn of the century, the role of the USA in the world has changed and has made both people living inside the boundaries of the USA as in the rest of the world asked themselves what is the … Continue reading

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Civic Republicanism in Disguise

Civic republicanism is the idea in political thought that suggests that the members of society’s interconnectedness with one another, provides incentive and benefit for all members through engagement and working together in order that the common good of all can … Continue reading

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