I’M DEFEATED: WHEN THE SOCIAL TENSION BECOMES TOO MUCH

“Too much to keep fighting.” i’m exhausted For the past few centuries there have been social strife in America. From Native Americans losing rights and fighting for justice, to African … Continue reading I’M DEFEATED: WHEN THE SOCIAL TENSION BECOMES TOO MUCH

SENSITIVITIES: A NATION OF PEOPLE WHO ARE EASILY HURT

“New outrage spreading throughout America.” outrage In life, you’re always going to have this demographic of people who rage against everything. But in today’s society, now that people have the … Continue reading SENSITIVITIES: A NATION OF PEOPLE WHO ARE EASILY HURT

red, white, and BLUES: HOW WE ARE SLOWLY STRIPPING EACH OTHER OF FREEDOM

“Break free from yourself.” It has become redundant at this point, but another issue has spiraled out of control regarding President Donald Trump. This time it took place between him … Continue reading red, white, and BLUES: HOW WE ARE SLOWLY STRIPPING EACH OTHER OF FREEDOM

SELECTIVE ACCOUNTABILITY: HOW WE TRANSFER RESPONSIBILITY TO SOME AND NOT OTHERS

“I did that and assume responsibility.” Ever watch television and you hear newscasters saying how much people in the public eye need to be held accountable. And what’s funny about them … Continue reading SELECTIVE ACCOUNTABILITY: HOW WE TRANSFER RESPONSIBILITY TO SOME AND NOT OTHERS

WHY SO SERIOUS: ARE WE REALLY TOO TOUCHY OF A COUNTRY

“ Stop crying, everything is not offensive.” In the recent years, the United States has gotten more and more sensitive. Some say it’s because of the media’s 24 hour news cycle, others … Continue reading WHY SO SERIOUS: ARE WE REALLY TOO TOUCHY OF A COUNTRY

RACIALLY CONSCIOUS: HOW BEING IMPARTIAL IN A DIVIDED NATION CAN BE TOUGH

“It exist, but to what degree?” Growing up in the Midwestern state of Wisconsin, I never really thought about race. And when I say race, I’m not referring to the … Continue reading RACIALLY CONSCIOUS: HOW BEING IMPARTIAL IN A DIVIDED NATION CAN BE TOUGH

VICES: HOW THIS ACHILLES HILL CAN RUIN OUR LIVES

“How does it affect your life?” Everyone has a vice in life that may or may not keep them from performing their daily duties in life. These vices can be something as … Continue reading VICES: HOW THIS ACHILLES HILL CAN RUIN OUR LIVES

WALLS: THE DANGER OF ISOLATION

“Who is isolation more dangerous for, you or me?” Over the past year leading up to the United States presidential election, we have heard the topic of a wall being … Continue reading WALLS: THE DANGER OF ISOLATION