A NATION OF VIOLENCE: WHY ARE WE ADDICTED TO GUNS IN AMERICA

“We love our guns.” Throughout American history, we have this fascination with guns. But with all these guns comes the history of violence. Whether it’s some maniac shooting up his workplace or school, to gang warfare in inner city streets. We have this characteristic about ourselves that we cannot shake loose. Yesterday there was yet … Continue reading A NATION OF VIOLENCE: WHY ARE WE ADDICTED TO GUNS IN AMERICA

MONEY CAN’T BUY ME LOVE: HOW HAPPY ARE YOU REALLY WITH MONEY

“Happiness is an internalized feeling due to_________.” Growing up, my household was classified based on my mother’s yearly income as below the poverty level. I didn’t feel like an impoverished family, but we really were below the poverty level. To me, I thought poverty meant sleeping in the street or eating at a soup kitchen. … Continue reading MONEY CAN’T BUY ME LOVE: HOW HAPPY ARE YOU REALLY WITH MONEY

PARENTAL DETACHMENT: WHY EVERYONE SHOULDN’T HAVE CHILDREN

“It’s a full time job that doesn’t pay; know what you’re doing.” Growing up, I was always taught that everyone should not bring children into the world. There are young people having children when they are barely adults themselves. And there are parents of what is considered acceptable age neglecting their children because they are … Continue reading PARENTAL DETACHMENT: WHY EVERYONE SHOULDN’T HAVE CHILDREN