The National Press Club isn’t famous for the rifts it has caused in marriages, or for being an establishment that houses stolen gold rush artifacts, but the building has a rich history far beyond notable press conferences.
The safeguards put into place by the United States Constitution to prevent absolute power in the hands of the Executive Branch are being threatened.
The sentencing of Brock Turner is the best thing that could have happened to the anti-rape movement!
The ultra-light sentencing of 20-year-old perpetrator, Brock Turner, has gripped the nation. Persistent media coverage has sparked nationwide outrage and ire. Our faith in the justice system has been tested, but there were some definite successes in the handling of this sexual assault case, and those should not go without comment. In that vein, the case’s failures could be equally helpful to reducing sexual assault in the endgame.
The Syrian refugee debate demonstrates how Republicans and Democrats sometimes apply conflicting reasoning to political issues.