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The War on Drugs Timeline & History

Posted: November 11, 2016 at 3:08 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

In all of the wars fought the most controversial is the so-called war on drugs.  This war was declared in June 1971. This was done to increase the size and presence of the federal drug control policies and the measures set forth were of such as mandatory sentencing and no knock warrants.  In this war […]

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All Lives Matter

All Lives Matter

Posted: August 12, 2016 at 4:13 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

The Black Lives Matter movement is a movement to fight against police departments who use police brutality against black people. Their group was formed in response to unarm black men being killed by law enforcement. As you may have heard on the news, Eric Garner was a Black Man who was choked to death by […]

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Countries With Legal Prostitution

Posted: July 2, 2016 at 4:24 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

The prostitution industry has been one of the world’s oldest trades throughout history. Prostitution has helped many ancient civilizations pay for their debt. In a time of economic collapse, recession, or depression, prostitution was there to pay for high levels of debt. Many ancient cultures would tax each prostitute by 50 percent to help them […]

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The First Female President?

Posted: June 17, 2016 at 4:15 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

Hillary Clinton started her historic presidential campaign on April 12, 2015. She is the first women to be the Presumptive Democratic Party’s nominee for president in the 2016 election. The path of becoming the first women president in American history is becoming a reality by the day. She will deliver different types of social change […]

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Illegal Immigration Solution

Posted: June 10, 2016 at 3:16 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

Republican Candidate Donald J. Trump has been talking about illegal immigration, since he started his campaign on June 16, 2015. Donald Trump is preparing to wage his war on illegal immigration when he is elected into office. If Donald Trump does become President, then President Trump might want to consider working with congress to pass […]

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Transgender The 1 Percent

Transgender The 1 Percent

Posted: May 7, 2016 at 1:46 am   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

Transgender The 1 Percent. North Carolina passed a law that protects women from transgender men using public bathrooms, locker rooms, and other public facilities. HB2 or Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act, makes transgender citizens use the bathroom and locker room that identifies with their birth certificated. This law is to protect women from men […]

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Legalization of Marijuana

Posted: March 17, 2016 at 3:17 pm   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

The Legalization of marijuana and taxing the plant could be a smart way to create new tax revenue. Legalization of marijuana may reduce or eliminate a tax; this could be beneficial to every citizen in California or other state’s that legalize marijuana. No matter if you are a business owner, rich, middle class, or poor, […]

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Legalization of Prostitution

Posted: March 10, 2016 at 3:15 pm   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

As I am sure everyone is aware, American debt is going through the roof with no end in sight. Some states have legalized cannabis to combat their debt issues. This is one step forward to combat our debt crises but have you ever considered that prostitution could be one of the solutions to fix our […]

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Gay Marriage is still illegal

Posted: March 10, 2016 at 3:10 pm   /   UpFront Politics: Social Issues

Today the topic of discussion is Gay Marriage. Gay Marriage is two people of the same-sex getting married to each other. Is Gay Marriage legal under federal and State law? Is Marriage based on religion and not thin air, and is Gay Marriage and the Christian concept of Marriage both illegal? These are the questions […]

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