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Political Update: Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention (DNC) began Tuesday in Charlotte, N.C., and ended yesterday night. Democratic representatives all spoke on behalf of President Obama and their party’s hope for his reelection.  Monday Sept. 3: President Barack Obama delivered a Labor Day speech to members of the United Auto Workers and United Steelworkers in Toledo, Ohio. He pointed out that it was ... Read More »

Political Update: Republican National Convention

Republicans from around the nation gathered in Tampa, FL on Aug. 28 for the National Republican Convention (RNC). The convention was ​originally scheduled to begin on the 27th, but due to the approach of hurricane Isaac toward Florida, an abrupt recess was announced by Chairman of the RNC Reince Priebus. This meant the events scheduled had to be rearranged to ... Read More »

Struggle for Water is a 21st Century Universal

Deny global warming all you want. There are over a billion people on Earth who currently do not have access to drinking water, to whom a debate over human alterations to the earth’s ecosystem, and the effects of resource depletion, is futile. Simply, there are people who do not have the privilege of denying climate change.   Here is what ... Read More »