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Category: United States
Thousands of Central Americans—many of them minors—are making the dangerous trek north in search of safety and opportunity. A simple change in rhetoric could help them stay in the United States.
Counterfeit drugs pose an astronomical and international public health concern because they threaten both the patients’ health and trust in the health care system.
American workers are struggling. New technologies are poised to make it worse.
The recent standardized testing guidelines issued by the Department of Education represent a substantial shift in the Obama administration’s rhetoric but avoid actual policy changes.
Unbeknownst to most, millions of Americans are currently denied one of the fundamental rights of citizenship—the right to vote.
By implementing the ZIP code, the United States Postal Service has accidentally corroded how some Americans understand personal geography. For others, ZIP codes have helped give shape to communities that otherwise had no claim to legitimacy.
The changes to the test coming in March 2016 are positive steps, but won’t eliminate the racial and socioeconomic biases that have plagued the SAT throughout its history.
Silenced by money, American food and environmental activism has lost its integrity. The result: a corrupted Congress and a duped citizenry.
Violent crime in America has dropped fairly consistently over the past few decades. Research indicates that environmental policy may have played a significant role.