Just about everybody within America has either watched a football or basketball game on TV or at least knows somebody who has. Being one of the most popular sports in America, there is tons of money in this industry. However, I am not just writing about professional sports. College sports
With all the turmoil and unrest this year, it is worthwhile to sit back and reflect on our lives… and our cultures. Our country is very diverse, and sometimes it is important to appreciate the values of it. As many Americans know, Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from mid-September to
The zero-sum fallacy is the assumption that economic transactions are based on a fixed pie in which what is gained by someone is indefinitely lost by someone else. The political left often wrongfully believes landlords extort tenants, and the government must act as a third party. This couldn’t be further
Schools have spent lots of money trying to introduce technology like computers and ipads to classrooms. They did this because they wanted to expand ways of learning for students. Schools need to restrict some websites, but are the filters too restrictive? It is arguable that filters for school are too
How often have you heard this narrative? A hardworking student pushes through school for thirteen years, taking all the advanced and honors classes they can, doing well on exams, captaining varsity sports teams, leading clubs and community service organizations, and their parents spending a fortune on tutoring and extracurricular activities.
Important changes in the way we tell history have occurred simultaneously with major changes in the technology of the press. In the early years of the Republic, politicians created, sponsored, and controlled newspapers to further their interests. People who spoke out against these interests were often discredited. John Peter Zenger,
Lions, and tigers, and bears, oh my! Flashing lights, cheerful music, children and families together to enjoy a show filled with excitement. The first circus to open in the United States was held in Philadelphia, 1797. Horses were being used in circuses since the late 1700s. Over multiple years, the