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Newest in Net Neutrality

Despite its importance, the issue of net neutrality has spent a lot of time in the backseat of American culture and politics. A recent development gives me the opportunity to talk about it in a new light, though. Last…

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Ballots Denied to Students

If it wasn’t you, then it’s likely that someone you know showed up to a polling center on Tuesday only to be turned away by election officials for not having the proper identification. Valley News Live reported that one…

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Nov. 4 isn’t very far away, so it’s about time undecided voters start making up their minds on this year’s statewide ballot measures.  It helps to know what other people are thinking about the issues before taking a position, so…

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If there’s any group of people in the United States who could benefit from the power of union muscle, it’s undocumented workers. Abysmal wages, dreadful working conditions and rampant abuse by exploitative employers are the reality of daily life…

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Of the injustices left to be addressed in our country, one of the worst relates to the state of education. Elementary, middle and high schools and even institutions of higher education disproportionately promote the worldview developed by Western civilization,…

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Abortion Amendment Disaster

Let’s talk abortion. Well, abortion amendment. This November, North Dakotans will be deciding the fate of a proposed legislation called Measure 1. If passed, it would amend the state constitution to say, “The inalienable right to life of every…

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A Case for Partisanship

Independents and members of third parties of all stripes protest the apparent corruption that’s become characteristic of the major parties in the United States. With the midterms fast approaching and a contentious presidential election looming over the horizon, now…