Category Archives: Politics

Dying to Blog

With the past events of a blogger killed and three others wounded, it may give other bloggers a moment of pause. Is Freedom of Speech worth dying for? This blogger and hopefully many others believes it is. With the corruption … Continue reading

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Lower Fuel Prices Will Only Offer Savings at the Pump

  Even though oil barrel prices have dropped almost 50 percent since June, consumers may not reap the benefits as one might think. Although paying less at the pump allows for more cash in your wallet for the present time, … Continue reading

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Not the Easiest Path to Reach: New York’s New Medical Marijuana Law

Although the recently passed law of medical marijuana in NY may have brought a rise of applause or debate, the pathway toward actual usage appears to be farther off than one might expect. A Quick Run-Down of What Needs to … Continue reading

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Equal Rights for Pets on the Horizon

As a pet owner, it’s a daunting task to take your best friend on a trip. The rising costs/fees associated with flying as a human passenger have significantly hindered many people from flying, let alone bringing Fido or Fluffy along … Continue reading

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When Pharmaceutical and Insurance Companies Play God

Josh Harding is a 7-year-old boy who is in critical condition and his life teeters in the balance because of a pharmaceutical company’s refusal to give him the drug he needs. Another patient needed a very expensive antibiotic because she … Continue reading

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