Could Warren Make a Meteoric Rise to VP?

Hillary Clinton became the first ever woman to win a Presidential nomination in either major political party in American history. Now the question is whether or not she will select Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren as her running mate. Few women before have been selected to run as a VP candidate (‘84 Ferraro, ’08 Palin), but … Continue reading Could Warren Make a Meteoric Rise to VP?

Advertisements

Qatar’s 2022 World Cup Bid Has Led to Possible Corruption and Modern Slavery

*Originally published on RYOT.org on November 1st, 2015 by Sean Sawyer* The 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar has had its fair share of controversy since it was awarded to the emirate in 2010.  First, it was the weather. Typically, the FIFA World Cup is played in the summer when players are free from their … Continue reading Qatar’s 2022 World Cup Bid Has Led to Possible Corruption and Modern Slavery

Could Medical Marijuana Solve the Opioid Crisis?

*Originally published on RYOT.org on October 13th, 2015 by Sean Sawyer* A chain of clinics in Massachusetts is trying an alternative way to help opioid addicts overcome their addiction — using marijuana. Canna Care Docs are treating their opioid addicted patients with medical marijuana. “We have a statewide epidemic of opioid deaths,” said Dr. Gary Witman of … Continue reading Could Medical Marijuana Solve the Opioid Crisis?

These Are the Rebel Republicans On Board to Fight Climate Change

*Originally published on RYOT.org on September 18th, 2015 by Sean Sawyer* One of the major downfall for the GOP in recent years is their denial of the human role in climate change, despite scientific proof. However, there has been a mini rebellion within the party as 10 Republican Congressmen have signed a resolution that they each agree … Continue reading These Are the Rebel Republicans On Board to Fight Climate Change

Did Donald Trump Just Become a Legitimate White House Contender?

*Originally published on RYOT.org on September 4th, 2015 by Sean Sawyer* Are you ready for Donald Trump to become President? Well, according to the latest poll conducted by SurveyUSA, that may just become a reality. When polled against the top four Democratic candidates, of which only Clinton and Sanders are running, Trump narrowly defeats his opponents. Trump 45%, Clinton 40%. Trump … Continue reading Did Donald Trump Just Become a Legitimate White House Contender?