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Police Officers Across The Country Are Quitting The Force

Police Resign

It’s been three weeks since the murder of George Floyd. His death, along with the killings of Breonna Taylor and countless other Black Americans at the hands of the police, has sparked protests and discussions about race relations nationwide. As displays of civil unrest continue, and protesters demand for the …

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America’s Police Force: The Ugly Truth

The American police force has a dark and complicated history that is rooted in racism and militant ideology. Across the country, calls for reform, defunding, and the demilitarization of the police continue to grow.  In this social climate of civil unrest, change is imminent. It would be wise for the powers …

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The United States Is Officially In A Recession

Recession

Despite recent tweets from Donald Trump about the economy, the National Bureau of Economic Research announced that the United States has officially been in an economic recession since February. While critics argue that a recession is based on two consecutive months of economic decline, the NBER, which serves as the …

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Defunding The Police: What You Should Know

Defunding the police

Across the nation, we are seeing unrelenting public protests and calls for action in response to the recent murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor at the hands of the police. The continued abuse of power, blatant disregard for black lives, and refusal to hold officers accountable by law has …

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Best Places To Smoke During Quarantine

Smoking

The legalization of marijuana in some states has made it easier and more socially acceptable for a lot of herbal connoisseurs to participate in 4/20 festivities. If you live in California, Colorado, or any of the other states where weed is completely legal, then you can simply go outside and …

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Inside Drake’s Massive Toronto Home

Drake's Mansion

We should all be grateful to have a roof over our heads during the quarantine, but photos of Drake’s Canadian estate, “The Embassy,” will leave you in awe. The 50,000 square foot home is breathtakingly luxurious and reflective of the rapper’s sense of style, design, and affinity for the finer …

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The New Normal: Best Work From Home Jobs

Work from Home

Over the last several years, there’s been a significant rise in the number of companies offering remote work. The benefits are plentiful, including increased productivity, lower overhead costs for buildings, and overall employee satisfaction. The employers who currently offer remote work options are seemingly ahead of the curve during the …

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What Has The Year 2020 Taught Us So Far?

Life

So far, 2020 has been trash. Between tragic and unexpected losses, both high profile and personal, Coronavirus, and the never-ending political circus that has become the United States, it’s been a lot going on, and we are only in March. As an eternal optimist, I find myself trying to find …

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