Tag Archives: American Politics

Notes on Nationalism (1945 & Now)

Notes on Nationalism was an essay published by the famed British novelist, critic and activist George Orwell in the fall of 1945. Orwell is largely known for his other works such as Homage to Catalonia, Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four but Notes on Nationalism is often overlooked, perhaps due to it being an essay rather […]

President Trump

Donald Trump is going to win the US presidential election this coming November and will be sworn in as the 45th president of the republic in January of 2017. It is an alarming reality that many across the world initially laughed off as an impossibility, but it is a reality that has taken corporeal form […]

Idiocy of the Highest Order

http://news.sky.com/story/1028772/school-shootings-protests-as-nra-speaks-out http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/dec/21/nra-newtown-armed-guards-schools http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/put-armed-police-in-every-us-school-nra-goes-on-the-offensive-as-america-mourns-school-shooting-8429375.html It seems that the NRA (National Rifle Association) has finally broken their silence over the tragedy in Connecticut and sadly, it seems that insanity breeds insanity. The NRA has called for the United States Government to put armed security at every single school, college, and university campus across the nation. Not just […]