In America, we're supposed to believe that as long as you're loyal, you can be an excellent soldier. However, if you're sexual orientation is anything other than straight, you could run into discrimination and prejudice, even if you're apart of America's finest.
Foreign aid has often been considered a beloved tradition for the international community, if only to show allies that we care. Despite this, there is such a thing as caring too much, to the point where it destroys developing countries.
Rape is seen as a special evil throughout the United States. However, when rape occurs in the context of a marriage, more than a few people doubt that it can even be considered a rape to begin with.
Ever since President Richard Nixon, America, along with other countries, have declared a "War on Drugs." Despite the good intentions behind this war, there have been devastating consequences associated with it.
There was a time when these hate groups were heavily involved in politics. And even now, they continue to exert influence on important legislation and social issues.
Since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, as well as the rise of ISIS, many have wondered if President Bush's 'War on Terrorism' is actually working. Does it unite America, or divide it? And what about ISIS?
From the turbulence of Washington D.C, to the surprising results of the special elections, do Democrats have a chance to win back the White House in the 2020 Presidential Election?
Abortion has taken center stage in American politics. However, while politicians keep talking about limiting the scope of abortion, are anti-abortion laws really the answer?
Suicide is one of the top ten causes of death in America. Despite this, it continues to be a hotly debated issue, not just politically, but culturally as well.
Whenever we think of domestic abuse, we think of people getting physically mentally, and emotionally beaten. Despite this, how exactly do American politics respond?
Women are often the subjects of domestic abuse. Even so, while men suffer from cases of domestic violence as well, they are often ignored, brushed aside, even threatened.
While liberals and conservatives may differ in certain beliefs, the harm they do to the American public is still just as cruel.
Because of 9/11 and other subsequent extremist, terrorist attacks, the American public is terrified, not just of extremist Muslims, but also of the entire Muslim population.
There are many things that contribute to mental health stigma, including religion, culture and ethnicity, and most of all, the media.
Nowadays, Christianity has encompassed a lot of Western society, especially during times like Christmas and Easter. Despite this, there are traces of paganism can be found within mainstream society.
Death has often been depicted as this final end that no one can escape from. From vampires, to zombies, to even angels and demons, we dream that we could live forever in some other life. But why?
Whenever we think of angels, we think of these heavenly, cherubic beings, sitting on white, fluffy clouds while playing harps. But what do they really do? And how do they help us?
Despite everything we've been through, the Earth, whether it be humanity or nature, cares for us, and continues to provide for us every day.