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The Unaffordable Care Act

The Unaffordable Care Act

By Martin Groves
April 10, 2017
Filed under Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, was signed into law in 2010. In short, the intention of the program was to provide more affordable healthcare coverage to the American people. However, as we have seen over the last few years, what has happened is this once seemingly promising program...

In Defense of Gay Marriage

In Defense of Gay Marriage

May 15, 2012
Filed under Blogs, Opinions

“I don’t have a problem with gay people, but I don’t want to join GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance) because I don’t want people to think I’m gay.” Oh really, you don’t have a problem with gay people? I think you do. I think the sexual preferences of your peers, whether their preferences are a “l...

Political ads are a waste of money and do nothing for the candidate

Political ads are a waste of money and do nothing for the candidate

April 11, 2012
Filed under Opinions, Paper Day

Americans are forced to suffer every four years through rapid fire of campaign advertisements. These political TV commercials have all the fun of regular commercials with the added bonus of making you feel like the country is doomed. To make this whole thing worse, according to a Stanford study, pol...

Discovery’s Final Landing

Discovery’s Final Landing

March 10, 2011
Filed under News

On 10 March 2011 the space shuttle Discovery made its final landing before being retired. It’s reentry was flawless as the shuttle went from 17,000 miles per hour to zero in just an hour. The retiring of Discovery marks the beginning  of the end of an era in space travel, the end of the age of the ...

Being the change is bipartisan

December 15, 2010
Filed under Opinions

There has been a lot of controversy in the news lately on the subject of bipartisanship. A common asked question may be,“Why would something like bipartisanship be in the news?” In the last election, the number of Republican candidates elected outnumbered the Democratic candidates in the House of...

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