Great Expectations

The heroin epidemic, the culture wars, a broken jail system, a broken education system, too much corruption in politics at all levels, too much greed, too much anger. As we face this upcoming presidential election that few average people actually want, accusations are flying: This is all the Millennials' fault, it's because of liberals/conservatives, it's … Continue reading Great Expectations

The Department of Education is Out of Line

Read these first: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/education/wp/2015/12/03/under-federal-pressure-illinois-school-district-allows-transgender-student-to-use-locker-room/ http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/schaumburg-hoffman-estates/news/ct-transgender-student-district-211-vote-met-20151202-story.html I don't believe the ACLU actually cares about the ethics of this case, they were paid big money to win with a potential windfall of new cases and big money from other wealthy, activist parents. But the so-called Department of Education ought to be ashamed of itself. It outright threatened … Continue reading The Department of Education is Out of Line

The Ideology of Underage Marriages in Conservative Christianity

A Teen by Definition is Not "Mature" *Little disclaimer: By "mature" I mean as physically developed and/or experienced in life as adults. I am not referring to responsibility, which many teens are better at than some adults.  I was just 16 but I knew it was love, and my boyfriend, also 16, and I secretly … Continue reading The Ideology of Underage Marriages in Conservative Christianity