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Sex Education in America

Sex Education in America

Posted: September 13, 2018 at 11:20 pm   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

Out of 50 states in the country, 22 currently mandate a sexual education program and out of those only 13 actually require that the classes be medically accurate. Lynn Barclay, president, and CEO of the American Sexual Health Association (ASHA), has stated that the states that do mandate a sexual education course are not working […]

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Electric Vehicles

Posted: September 7, 2018 at 12:42 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

Today, there has been an increase in those folks that are climate and environmentally conscious. You can see the trend as more people are using solar and wind energy to fuel their homes, and lives. However, people still like to travel and have to make their way back and forth to work. As commuting becomes […]

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America's Opioid Crisis

America’s Opioid Crisis

Posted: March 30, 2018 at 1:26 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

If you turn on any news channel or look at any social media site nowadays, you will undoubtedly hear all about the “opioid crisis” that is facing America now. The same questions seem to be on everyone’s mind. What is it, where did it start, is this a real thing, and what do we do […]

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How Is Legal Marijuana Affecting California

How Is Legal Marijuana Affecting California

Posted: March 23, 2018 at 1:26 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

Many people are wondering how the legalization of Marijuana in California has affected the economy, and how has it affected the young people in that particular state. The truth is with the legalization only taking effect in January the full statistics are not in yet. However, we can elaborate on the things we do know […]

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How The Rocket Propelled Grenade Launcher Is Used In Battle & History

Posted: December 8, 2017 at 1:40 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

In 1961 The Soviet Union company called Bazalt made a shoulder-fired anti-tank weapon that could be carried and fired by a single soldier. This weapon became known as the RPG-7. It is a weapon that fires rockets that are equipped with an explosive warhead. The weapon is fixed to a motor which will propel the […]

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The Sturmgewehr 44

Posted: November 3, 2017 at 1:39 am   /   UpFront Politics: Gun Issues

The Mashinenpistole 44 also known as the Sturmgewehr 44, was first introduced during World War II, to answer to the Russian weapons of the time. Some people say that the MP44 was the father of the AK, but others dispute that saying that is instead the father of the SKS. Whichever you agree with one […]

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The M16 Assault Rifle

Posted: September 22, 2017 at 1:30 am   /   UpFront Politics: Gun Issues

What became known as the forever symbol of the Vietnam conflict, the American made M16 assault rifle was originally designed by Eugene Stoner, it was originally billed as the AR-15 and was manufactured by Armalite. However, all rights to the design of the M16 were sold to the Colt rifle company in 1959. Eventually, Mr. […]

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AK-47 Best Rifle Ever Made

AK-47 Best Rifle Ever Made

Posted: September 1, 2017 at 1:23 am   /   UpFront Politics: Gun Issues

There has probably not ever in the history of firearms been a name more familiar than Mikhail Kalishnakov. Even if you have never heard his name, you have heard of his invention the notorious AK-47. Mr. Kalishnakov died in 2013 at a ripe age of 94, but not before he saw the popularity and deadliness […]

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Pros and Cons of Medical Marijuana Use

Pros and Cons of Medical Marijuana Use

Posted: July 14, 2017 at 1:56 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

One of the hottest debates on record right now is the medical marijuana debate. It seems the ongoing arguments for and against this new medical craze is constant. With new evidence being found every day both for and against it seems this may never end. In 1970 Congress placed marijuana in the Schedule 1 of […]

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The Clinton Foundation

Posted: October 21, 2016 at 2:18 am   /   UpFront Politics: Editor's Choice

The thought of “The Clinton Foundation” originated about 1997, and then President Clinton was focused on fundraising for a project in Little Rock, Arkansas.  It was finally brought to fruition and established in 2001; Bruce Lindsey took over as CEO in approximately 2004.  Chelsea claimed her seat on the board in 2011, and raised money […]

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