Political Opinions#17: I am sick of hearing about Russia.

INTRODUCTION:   Ever since  the victory of Donald Trump in the Presidental election, his purported collusion with Russia has been a hot topic. However, i feel that such claims are very difficult to substantiate. All because Michael Flynn got his hand caught in the cookie jar does not necessarily make Trump and cabinet guilty. In… Continue reading Political Opinions#17: I am sick of hearing about Russia.

Philosophical Rants# 3: Investing In Giving Back

INTRODUCTION: Often when we contemplate investments and returns, it is in regards to personal savings and financial gain. However,  what if this same logic of optimal gains was applied to philanthropy. Which may seem like an oblique revelation, however, was formulated in part by Will Macaskill. Macaskill heavily influenced  by ,Peter Singer, applied the same… Continue reading Philosophical Rants# 3: Investing In Giving Back

Political Opinions #16: Inquiries Into the Opiod Epidemic

Introduction: The ramifications of the opioid epidemic are jarringly evident at this point in time. The genesis of this malignancy can be traced back over 20 years ago, to the advent of the overprescribing of opioid painkillers. While brand name opioids such as Percocet and Vicodin have certainly contributed to this epidemic, the real accelerant… Continue reading Political Opinions #16: Inquiries Into the Opiod Epidemic

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From NYT Ruth Brunn, 98, taking her medicinal marijuana with vitamin water at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale in New York City earlier this month. Yana Paskova for The New York TimesRuth Brunn finally said yes to marijuana. She is 98. She pops a green pill filled with cannabis oil into her mouth with a […]… Continue reading Reblog

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Lawmakers in Texas, Indiana, and South Dakota are in a race to make their respective state the 13th state to abolish a concealed carry permit requirement. Source: Texas, Indiana, South Dakota Race to Become 13th Permitless Carry State – Breitbart The 2nd Amendment is our Permit to Carry!! via Texas, Indiana, South Dakota Race to Become… Continue reading Reblog

Conspiracy to Cover-up: Why We’ll Never Learn the Truth About the Attica Prison Riot — Longreads

On how the state covered up the truth of the Attica Prison riot: a grisly state-initiated mass murder in the name of justice and order. Of the 43 dead, 29 were inmates — many of them shot in the back or executed at close range as the state attempted to regain control of the prison. via… Continue reading Conspiracy to Cover-up: Why We’ll Never Learn the Truth About the Attica Prison Riot — Longreads