Tag: politics

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…

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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…

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My Fellow Progressives are Dead Wrong About This One Thing and It Drives Me Crazy

We’ve all seen progressives report extensively on the situation developing in Iran. We all stand together to condemn Donald Trump for his use of excessive force. He almost started a war, which only congress has the power to declare. He assassinated General Soleimani, and completely lied about an imminent attack. In fact, according to the…

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Alphabet Inc. and Search Engine Bias

Current socio-economic conditions in the United States help facilitate political power grabs for special interest groups. The use of super PACs and lobbyists allow corporations to hold unique footholds in Washington. Corporations have been throwing millions of dollars into the political process for years. The question at hand is, how else do they influence politics? …

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Corporate Political Policy

Our current system is bolstered on pro-capitalist ideologies while the working class is manipulated against its own interests. This manipulation has become a festering limb of political and social policy. The same corporations that run our lives have a heavy hand in the political affairs of our nation. They have adapted with current technological trends…

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