One of the most horrific school shootings in the history of America was on February 14, 2018, and it claimed the lives of 17 students and faculty at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. The suspect Nicholas Cruz was said to have been dropped off by an Uber at his former high school where he preceded the shooting with a semi-automatic military style assault rifle.
It’s about time we as Americans, accept the fact that we need a lot of reconstruction and reforms specifically pertaining to our fearless men and women who have repeatedly sworn to protect our country with their lives.
It goes without say that the criminal justice system in America is in dire need of vital reformation. As a country, our infamous history pertaining racism and economic inequality has constantly dislodged most citizens from liberty and the humane feeling. We desire equity in treatment especially under the law. The kind of leadership this country desires is that one which will earnestly assess the rugged criminal justice system and introduce to us steps that ensures: (more…)
“Pick Progress believes that higher education should be made affordable, accessible and free for all US citizens who have the thirst for Education.”
In the late 1970’s, it was very possible to make extra cash to pay for a full year’s tuition fees by just attending to a summer job that paid just but a little wage. However, today, that may not be the case. It would ironically take a minimum wage worker almost a whole year to make enough to cover the annual in-state tuition fee at a public university. This is one common reason why so many young and bright able bodied minds don’t go to college, don’t finish college, or end up graduating deeply in debt. (more…)
We all know that Climate Change is real despite the fact that many senior conservatives still refuse to accept this fact. 9 out of 10 scientists worldwide predict that if nothing is done adeptly, the planet earth is expected to heat up five to ten degrees by the end of the century. (more…)