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The case for appointed judges in Texas

Sometimes democracy extends a little too far. In Texas, we have the burden of electing all state judges to the bench. This poses a major...
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Crossing the “sexy” line excessively in music

Oversexed pop culture is cheapening the quality and purpose of music. According to an article by Cornerstone Media, music produces a kind of philosophical understanding...
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American television is too white, lacks representation

The lack of racial diversity on American television has recently been rightfully challenged. Society has gone from watching black-and-white television screens to, well, just...
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Mass deportation comes at a high cost

The idea of deporting millions of illegal immigrants who have gradually established lives on American soil is both financially and emotionally costly. The cost of...
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White people and the curse of white privilege

In light of the recent “death by police” shootings, a lot of people have been taking a look at the bigger picture. The bigger...
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Flint Crisis: Cost-cutting, poisoned water, and government adequacy

The current Flint, Michigan crisis illustrates the dangers of deregulation and an apathetic government body out of touch with its constituents to the point...
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Fifty Shades of the UN

A fresh scandal threatened to engulf the United Nations this month when it was discovered that a minimum of four UN peacekeepers paid girls...
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Hipster culture is a beautiful thing

The hipster is the modern-day apathetic consumer, detached political activist and glorified gatekeeper of all that is cool. Hipster culture prides itself on being far...
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Where can white people meet? Everywhere

The topic of racism and race relations can be so inflammatory in a social setting. If one ties in that party topic with dating,...
Ted Cruz, literally (Israel Gonzalez)

Ted Cruz shouldn’t but can be president

Even though he would do a terrible job, Ted Cruz has every right to run for presidency as outlined by the constitution. Recently, presidential candidate...