Daily Archives : July 26, 2014

Why My Parents Came Here and Why I’m Not Going Back

My heart races with excitement as I step out of the airport, surrounded by hundreds of people speaking my native tongue. The air is thick with mosquitoes, the smell of rotting bananas, and smoke from stalling scooters. I fill my…

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Marijuana Legalization: “When” not “If”

A small preface: this argument is coming from someone who has not, does not, and may never smoke marijuana. This is coming from someone who purely feels it is just a matter of time before we see legalization and that…

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Remember Rome? A Note on Immigration

Remember Rome? How it threw off the shackles of monarchical rule? How it established a republican form of government? Remember the magnificent orderliness of its legal structure and of its legions? Of course you do. But, do you remember how…

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