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The South China Sea Dispute Between China And America

The South China Sea Dispute Between China And America

Posted: November 30, 2018 at 2:51 am   /   UpFront Politics: War Strategy

The nation of China is a great power working to become a superpower. China is the world’s second-largest economy and the second most significant military spender. However, some statistics put the Chinese economy at number one and America second. Nations fear that the Chinese growing economic and military strength will eventually lead to their conquering […]

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Is The Caravan Heading Towards California Because of SB 54

Is The Caravan Heading Towards California Because of SB 54

Posted: November 23, 2018 at 4:51 am   /   UpFront Politics: California Politics

The state of California became a sanctuary state on January 1, 2018. The sanctuary state is designed to protect illegal immigrants from deportation by the federal government. The bill was meant to go against president Trumps tough stance on illegal immigration. However, this law has caused controversy among the federal government, and the citizens living […]

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Legal Prostitution In The United States

Legal Prostitution In The United States

Posted: November 15, 2018 at 11:43 pm   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

In the United States, prostitution is illegal in every state, except in the state of Nevada, the only state that has a legal prostitution industry. There are thirty brothels located in eight counties where legal prostitution is permitted. Amazingly, prostitution was licensed in the state of Rhode Island, from the 1980s until 2009 when the […]

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Mass shootings

Another Mass Shooting In The United States

Posted: November 9, 2018 at 3:02 am   /   UpFront Politics: Gun Issues

The United States is suffering from mass shootings. Many states are passing gun control laws and red flag laws to try to prevent these events from happening. However, the gun control laws and red flags can be violating the Second Amendment of the Constitution. Gun control and red flag laws are not the answer to […]

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Should The War on Drugs End

Should The War On Drugs End

Posted: November 2, 2018 at 1:48 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

In the United States, states are starting to legalize marijuana. The hope is that legalizing marijuana would grow the economy, help with people’s medical issues, and reduce crime. However, marijuana is still illegal on the federal level under the Controlled Substance Act due to the war on drugs policy. The federal government should repeal the […]

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Deadly Police Interactions Against mental illness patients in the United States

Deadly Police Interactions Against Mental Illness Patients In The United States

Posted: October 26, 2018 at 1:31 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

It appears that many people with special needs or mental illness died from a police interaction in the United States. According to the BBC, 136 individuals were killed by law enforcement with a disability in 2018. The high number of death is very alarming for people with special needs or mental illness. Maybe law enforcement […]

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Police Deaths On The Rise In America

Police Deaths On The Rise In America

Posted: October 19, 2018 at 1:23 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

In the year 2018, there have already been 67 police officers killed. The sad fact is that police deaths have been increasing. In the year 2016, there were 135 police officers killed. In 2017, the number was 129 police officers killed. As a result, the number of police officers killed in 2018 might continue to […]

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The Use of Synthetic Manufactured Drugs AKA "Bath Salts" On The Rise

The Use Of Synthetic Manufactured Drugs AKA “Bath Salts” On The Rise

Posted: October 12, 2018 at 1:46 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

One of the newest and most dangerous drugs hitting the US market today is Bath Salts. Bath Salts are not a product in your bathroom, but a synthetic manufactured drug that people sniff to become intoxicated. One ingredient that is universal in bath salts is methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV).There are many street names for this product, for […]

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brett kavanaugh

Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Case

Posted: October 5, 2018 at 1:41 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

Judge Brett Kavanaugh is going through the process of being confirmed to the United States Supreme Court. The process has been very difficult for Kavanugh, since 4 women have accused him of sexual assault accusations. False sexual assault, sexual harassment, or rape allegations during high-level office runs are a political weapon being used to eliminate […]

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American Warfare

The 21 First Century American Warfare Strategy

Posted: September 28, 2018 at 1:34 am   /   UpFront Politics: War Strategy

The world is starting to become more dangerous among great powers like Russia and China. The Chinese economic strength and military expansion are beginning to threaten U.S. interest globally. The Russian economy is small compared to the United States and China; however, their military presence in Europe and the Middle East is starting to expand. […]

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