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The Real Problem about Politics. It’s not Funny.

Lack of Political interest among the youth.

Da Young Politics |  Region: United States |  Subject: Education |  1/09/15 |  Views: 8 |  

CHEAP OIL! For now.

Cheap Oil for a limited time while supplies last.

Da Young Politics |  Region: United States |  Subject: Energy |  1/03/15 |  Views: 2 |  

Failure to Communicate

Doublespeaking "leaders" lead to more violence

The Last Best Hope |  Region: United States |  Subject: Crime & Law |  12/29/14 |  Views: 4 |  

Why Democrats Cannot Win

The two largest reasons Democrats got slaughtered in the 2014 Midterms.

Problems of Politics |  Region: United States |  Subject: Elections & Voting |  12/04/14 |  Views: 16 |  

A Nation in Desparity

On the morning after the Grand Jury's decision in the Ferguson case, United States citizens are left wondering what will come next.

Politically Incorrect |  Region: United States |  Subject: Civil Rights |  11/25/14 |  Views: 9 |  

Where are true Conservatives??

Change needed in American politics

Cky's View of the World Stage |  Region: United States |  Subject: General Interest |  10/08/14 |  Views: 40 |  

Dear Scott DesJarlias

A brief letter I wrote to Scott DesJarlais why I feel he does not fulfill his duty as a Representative

The Adams Attorney  |  Region: United States |  Subject: General Interest |  10/07/14 |  Views: 28 |  

An Education in Rebellion

Jefferson County School District: Misguided students and a manipulative teachers union...

The Last Best Hope |  Region: United States |  Subject: Education |  10/05/14 |  Views: 25 |  

Eric Holder: Greatest Hits

The best of the worst...

The Last Best Hope |  Region: United States |  Subject: Crime & Law |  10/01/14 |  Views: 23 |  

America's Wings of Prosperity and War: part I

Part I of a brief synopses of my ideological view of terrorism in the 21st century and the actions taken by the U.S.

The Adams Attorney  |  Region: United States |  Subject: Foreign Policy |  9/23/14 |  Views: 25 |  

Political Discussions

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Should We Have Stricter Gun Laws?

Stricter gun control laws enter the public debate every time we witness a major gun violence incident but then slowly fizzles out of our daily conversation. How do you feel about the issue? Can these...

United States |   Gun Rights |  Views: 3,040 |  Replies: 9

Intro Post

This post will be where we introduce ourselves and tell a little about our service. I'll kick it off.

I joined the Navy in 1998 so that I could become a submarine driver. Following college at...

United States |   Groups |  Views: 1,128 |  Replies: 0

Why aren't we using voter ID cards?

Why haven't voters been required to have a voter identification card? This would help to ensure that people are voting for themselves only and that they are register to vote. I do not understand why we...

United States |   Elections & Voting |  Views: 2,300 |  Replies: 23

Are "Covered Jurisdictions" Still Needed in the Voting Rights Act?

After the civil war, many states implemented laws and procedures that continued to disenfranchise African Americans. The Voting Rights Act of 1965 outlawed voting qualification requirements that would...

United States |   Elections & Voting |  Views: 2,746 |  Replies: 0

Lowering The Voter Age

I came across an interesting article from the National Youth Rights Association making the argument for lowering the legal voting age from 18 to 16. After seeing the headline, I was curious about how...

United States |   Elections & Voting |  Views: 6,030 |  Replies: 8

Personhood Initiatives

As an attempt to ban abortion, embryonic stem cell research and human cloning, several states have either had or will have voter initiatives to define "personhood" at the moment of fertilization. While...

United States |   Abortion |  Views: 3,773 |  Replies: 8

What To Do About Underfunded PERS

The Public Employees' Retirement System (PERS) is underfunded by more than $12 billion which is about 62% of what is needed to fund its liabilities. This threatens both retiree benefits and costs to taxpayers....

Mississippi |   Budget, Spending & Taxes |  Views: 2,477 |  Replies: 0

Are There Too Many School Districts?

Mississippi has 82 counties and 149 school districts (plus three agriculture schools). In certain districts, administrative costs account for over half of the money spent which means less than 50% of...

Mississippi |   Education |  Views: 1,348 |  Replies: 0

What's Next For Personhood In Mississippi?

With 58% of Mississippians voting against Initiative 26 on November 8th, what's next for Personhood in Mississippi? There were a lot of conflicting arguments in the final days leading up to the vote with...

Mississippi |   Abortion |  Views: 6,628 |  Replies: 3

How Will The Pardons Affect Barbour's Legacy?

In his final days in office, Barbour pardoned an unprecedented 208 convicts after pardoning only 8 during his first seven years in office. Controversy surrounds many of these due to the nature of their...

Mississippi |   General Interest |  Views: 1,737 |  Replies: 0

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