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Behind the technological veil, behind the political veil of democracy, reality shows itself: the universal servitude, the loss of human dignity in prefabricated freedom of choice”

-Herbert Marcuse “Konterrevolution and Revolte”

Wealth: A Disproportion

Wealth inequality in the United States has entered larger than ever disproportions. Wages are stagnating while the cost of living steadily climbs and many Americans are finding it increasingly difficult to make ends meet. Federal programs, like the minimum wage, are put into place to help combat poverty and guarantee individuals’ livable wages but it…

18 Times the Government Used The Espionage Act to Destroy Democracy

Since the Espionage Act was passed in 1917, the government has used it to bully journalists, and silence anti-war activists. Yes, there have been spies within the government who have been rightfully convicted of espionage, but let’s not overlook obvious cases of abuse. The Espionage Act limits our freedom of speech. Anybody who poses a…

Remember When Cable News was Civilized?

Remember when cable news was civilized? Yeah, me neither, but from what I hear television news used to be fact based rather than sensationalized. Political commentary was about healthy debate, rather than juvenile tribalism. Today, it’s all about defending the corporate faction you are paid to defend. Truth has gone out the window. The corporate…

Americas Revolving Door

In the political stratosphere the term “revolving- door” is synonymous with an individual who made the switch from government into private sector employment as a lobbyist. Corporations, especially, are fond of employing lobbyists that have had a previous tenure in politics. This leverage allows the corporation to garner support in government, with the help of…

The Council To Reopen America: A Reality

In the ensuing wake of a pandemic the current administration has sought to implement countermeasures to regain societal normalcy. On April 14th, the Trump administration announced that it will be launching “The Council to Re-Open America”. Officials also released the names of seven potential members, each unique in their skill set and ability to deal…

The Teller Amendment: Foreign Policy Blunder and a Stroke Of Pure Evil

It’s easy to look at America’s foreign policy blunders of the last 20 years and think all our problems have started recently. Its important to note that America has made horrible foreign policy decisions for over a century. Dominating weaker countries for resources is an American tradition as sacred as fireworks on the 4th of…

The EARN IT Act of 2020: Under the cover of Pandemic

It’s Thursday March 5th, the Department of Homeland Security denied 241 people at a U.S. port due to COVID-19 infections. The DOW has dropped 1,000 points as investors begin to panic at the idea of a crippled market. On the west coast the 11th person has died in Washington state due to the Coronavirus. And…

The Fourth Amendment: Liberty or Illusion?

The Fourth Amendment is a controversial issue in the United States, particularly in recent times. This Amendment protects citizens of the United States from unlawful searches and seizures from law enforcement. There is a fine line between a lawful and unlawful seizure that has both law enforcement and the citizens asking questions. In conjunction with…

Gerrymandering vs. The People

Proper democratic discourse in the US has been watered down to effectively strengthen elite groups in their pursuit of power and wealth. These groups take form in two dominant political parties, the Democrats and Republicans. In their endless race for hegemony, their true purpose is forgotten. These parties should not exist to retain power for…

Save Rural New Jersey!

Roughly five-hundred seventy acres of rural New Jersey is at risk for large scale industrial development. A recent proposal by developer Jandil Land Co. would see that seven new warehouses are built along local route 519 in White Township. The owner, David Jaindl, claims that 75 percent would be developed for warehouses and the rest…

House Democrats and Senate Republicans Join Forces to Reauthorize the Patriot Act

In November 2019, establishment Democrats joined forces with establishment Republicans to once again, reauthorize the Patriot Act. House Democrats have completely obfuscated their role as an opposing party to the Republicans on this issue. We have two parties that favor government spying and zero parties that are against it. Even more sinister, they sneakily put…


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