The Imperial Presidency is a term that we hear a lot about on the airwaves and in newspapers and magazines, however what does this phrase really mean? What are the flaws of the Imperial Presidency, and is it wise to give so much power to a single executive? We will seek to address the former in this article. The Imperial Presidency is a term used … Continue reading The Flaws of the Imperial Presidency
When reading Timothy Snyder’s On Tyranny, you would find the phrase “post-truth”, a buzzword in the media meant to describe a phenomenon sweeping every facet of our increasingly interconnected society, a contempt for truth and an embrace of fiction and wishful thinking over objective facts. It is easy to dismiss the incantations of the media as simply driving up fear and use sensationalist imagery and … Continue reading Post-Truth: How it has Swept the World and How it Leads to Fascism
Academic papers have been coming in for decades reporting that the level of Polar Ice both in the North Pole and Antarctica are at their lowest levels in millions of years. In a study, it was found that a new Ice age has been delayed for another 50,000 years thanks to man-made climate change, however, this data is useless if we don’t put into the … Continue reading Why you need to care about Climate Change – NOW!