Freedom of the Press? Not so fast!

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Freedom House, an independent watchdog organization dedicated to the expansion of freedom and democracy around the world, released gloomy 2017 findings on the state of free press around the globe.  Freedom House results suggest that global press freedom has declined to its lowest point in 13 years due to unprecedented threats to journalists and media […]

Trump Encounters Too Much Resistance

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It is now a fact of American politics that the ascension of President Donald Trump to the presidency is phenomenal and not to be denied. This singularly unique person has attempted and so spectacularly achieved this most difficult goal.Also, it is now a fact, and an abysmal one, that no president in the past has […]

Paid Parental Leave

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Apparently President Trump’s budget includes a proposal to provide six weeks of paid leave for new parents (mothers and fathers).  The proposal is estimated to cost taxpayers $19 billion over a decade, adds a new entitlement and is, of course, gaining momentum. Currently, parental time off, formerly known as maternity leave, is resolved person to […]