Betsy DeVos & The Destruction Of The American Education System (OPINION)

On Tuesday February 7th, the United States Senate confirmed Betsy DeVos. Vice President Mike Pence cast a rare vote to break the 50/50 tie on the floor. So we asked ourselves, what is the future of the American educational system? Can it get any worse? America is currently 14th in literacy, 25th in mathematics & 17th in science in global rankings. Who better to ask about the future of our education than the educators themselves. We asked a select group of teachers in the United States a series of 4 questions regarding the nomination of the new Secretary of Education. Continue reading Betsy DeVos & The Destruction Of The American Education System (OPINION)

Fueled By Dollars: An American War Story

Oil is the backbone of the global economy. It is used by almost every industrial sector you can think of. It’s easy to understand that if a nation has a lot of it, they also hold a lot of political and financial power. This is what makes Saudi Arabia so powerful. As the world’s largest oil producer, Saudi influence stretches far and wide. Continue reading Fueled By Dollars: An American War Story