Dont Huff Dont Puff Stay Away From That Stuff!

Have you noticed that marijuana is used on a daily basis? It destroys people’s brain cells and makes them weak to what they do. My question is why is marijuana illegal? It was made on earth and people should do whatever they want with it. (Not in an extreme bad way) Marijuana is illegal because moderate drug use for marijuana was normal, marijuana kills brain cells and bosses...
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The Decade No Human Looks Up To

Some may call it the time of the Great Depression. Some may call it the unemployment period, in which more than 12 million people were left unemployed. Nevertheless, the 1930’s will always be remembered as a decade of the most gruesome acts of racism towards the African- Americans in the US. They were a time of torture, discrimination, the KKK, and the Jim Crow laws, which e...
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The Positives of Industrialization on U.S. Society In the Late 19th Century/ Early 20th Century

There was chaos in the air as another argument broke out on the streets of the city. The topic: women’s rights and the never changing manufacturing system. Some claim that it’s been this way since the 19th century, and a change is needed. Others say that the everlasting system of farming, making your own goods, and no women rights is the way to go. People all around were fini...
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Altering History With Censorship in 1984 and 2012

Often described as the “destruction of free speech”, censorship consists of altering or deleting a message between the sender and receiver, often without notice or their consent. Free speech, on the other hand, addresses the right to express liberally without any restrictions. These two contradicting concepts often cause controversies, especially over finding the equilibrium ...
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What;s Meth all about?

The Life of Crystal Methamphetamine. Methamphetamine is a Class A drug that has been around for several decades. Meth is a synthetic chemical compound that is generally manufactured in hidden labs by the mixing of several forms of amphetamine, or other chemicals to boost the potency. Some chemicals used include battery acid, drain cleaner, lighter fluid, and antifreeze. Th...
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From the outside looking in

With seven billion individuals stranded on one planet together, two specimens have yet to be found which are absolutely the same in their entirety. It goes without saying that I have more knowledge on myself and my feelings than any of the other seven billion individuals; regardless of which emotion I choose to portray in that moment, I am unquestionably entitled to feel the ...
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A Modest Proposal: A Satirical Solution for Caging Animals in Zoos

FOR PREVENTING THE ESCALATION AND LONG TERM PERPETUATION OF CAGING ANIMALS IN ZOOS It is a melancholy object to: see the animals that are all caged in zoos, struggling for survival, and do nothing about this problem. If we do not help the caged animals, they will become increasingly destructive and destroy the planet, eventually. -exaggeration. This is an exaggeration becau...
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George Orwell’s Journalism

A journalist should have a strong sense of right and wrong, a moral compass and attitude: this is what Eric Arthur Blair, better known by his pen name George Orwell, claimed all life. Journalism is not an objective science, as many think, but Orwell comments, in his essay “Why I write”, that, «before he begins to write», a journalist «will have acquired an emotional attitude ...
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Paving the Road to a BETTER World

27 years isolated from his family, Nelson Mandela battled against apartheid. Overcoming obstacles and making the impossible possible, Nelson Mandela has become an inspirational icon for many. While in his 20’s he was actively involved in the anti-apartheid movement and he joined the African National Congress in 1942. He directed a peaceful campaign against the South African...
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Time Travel: Fantasy or Reality?

Throughout the world, a major dilemma has rattled and perplexed even the most ingenious minds. Time travel. To begin with, time travel is the concept of moving between different points in time in a manner analogous to moving between different points in space. In other words, time travel is either sending objects to a moment before the present, or transporting objects to the f...
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