progressive spring

Welcome to Progressive Spring!

Welcome to Progressive Spring and the dawn of a new progressive era!
President Trump, parenting

How Good Parents Deal With President Trump

No, America's new leader will not be a good role model for your children.
Olympic athletes, Ashton Eaton, Gabby Douglas

Why are Americans Shaming their Olympic Athletes?

No matter the accomplishment, the American flag is held higher than the athletes who play for it
fear monger

In Fear of the Fear Monger

How the fear of a Donald Trump presidency can be just as dangerous as his own rhetoric
sex control

Republicans: The Party of Sex Control

If conservatives had their way, we would hear no sex, see no sex and have no sex
America and Rome

America and Rome: A Tale of Two Republics

The United States of 2016 has a staggering amount of similarities with the ancient Roman Republic
#BlackLivesMatter

#BlackLivesMatter Shouldn’t be Silenced over Dallas Shooter

The Dallas Shooter and the Black Lives Matter Movement are completely different
racial tension

The People Who Profit from Racial Tension

Equality and racial justice won't improve until people stop profiting from hate and fear
Alton Sterling

Alton Sterling: Another Day, Another Police Shooting

With over 500 police shootings in 2016 already, Mr. Sterling becomes just another police victim
brazil olympics evictions

Brazil Olympics, Brazil Evictions

Forced evictions before the World Cup and now the Olympics has displaced thousands against their will
Angela Haseltine Pozzi, plasic

Turning our Plastic Tragedy into Art

Someone is creating environmental awareness by creating plastic animals from the debris that is killing the real ones
Conservative Fear of Islam

Conservative Fear of Islam and the Damage Done

Conservative fear of Islam in America has done permanent damage to America's Image around the world
gulliver's travels gun control

Gulliver’s Travels Meets Gun Control

Gulliver and America's gun nuts share a common ideology
Live Different, Jaymi Weishar

Live Different and Make a Difference

This one Millennial is changing lives a thousand miles away from home
democracy

Can We Be Trusted With Democracy?

As Americans shift from communitarianism to individualism, can democracy survive?
Christians Hate Gays

Christians Hate Gays as much as ISIS

Contrary to popular opinion, hate for the LGBT community is quite equal among Abrahamic religions
Omar Mateen

Omar Mateen, ISIS, and the LGBTQ Community

A look into the different aspects of the Orlando nightclub shooting
Larissa Martinez

What we can Learn from Larissa Martinez

The success story of undocumented immigrant Larissa Martinez is a slap in the face to Trump supporters

Will You Be A Donald Trump Refugee?

If polls are to be believed, Canada is about to be invaded

DePaul University vs. Milo Yiannopoulos

Conservatives, no matter how wrong they are, should still be allowed to speak