As we celebrate the historic day of Juneteenth, a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in our great nation, it is important to also address the current political climate and how it affects us as conservative Christians. Recently, former First Lady Michelle Obama gave a speech on Juneteenth that has sparked controversy among Republican voters. […]

Chemical Disaster Averted: Ohio Train Derailment Sparks Safety Concerns

Gene J. Puskar/AP I am always concerned about the safety and well-being of my fellow citizens and our country as a whole. That’s why when news broke about a train derailment in Ohio that could have resulted in a devastating chemical disaster, I couldn’t help but feel worried for our nation. According to recent reports […]

Country Star Carrie Underwood’s Family Survives House Fire on Father’s Day

Williamson County Fire & Rescue I was shocked to hear the news that country star Carrie Underwood and her family were involved in a house fire on Father’s Day. According to TMZ, the incident occurred at their Tennessee home, where they were celebrating the special day with their loved ones. The fire broke out due […]

China’s Port Expansion: A Boon for Trade, a Worry for Geopolitics

China’s relentless pursuit of global economic dominance has manifested in many ways, but one of the most significant is its aggressive expansion into port ownership and operations worldwide. This strategy, often dubbed the “Maritime Silk Road” and a key component of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), has undoubtedly boosted China’s trade capabilities and economic […]

The Iron Triangle: A Complex Force in Policymaking

The term “iron triangle” is used in political science to describe a powerful and interconnected relationship between three key actors in the policymaking process: * Bureaucratic agencies: These are the government departments or entities responsible for implementing and enforcing laws and regulations. * Special interest groups: These are organizations that advocate for specific policies or […]

History of the Federal Reserve

The Federal Reserve System, often shortened to the Fed, is the central banking system of the United States. Established in 1913, the Fed’s primary function was to ensure the stability of the American financial system by addressing recurring banking panics. Over time, its role has expanded to include promoting maximum employment, stable prices, and moderate […]