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Reaction to the 2016 Presidential Election

Back in August I wrote the following blog on the Trump Effect: https://jpierro21blog.wordpress.com/2015/08/22/the-trump-effect/?iframe=true&theme_preview=true. I mention this because it is the main reason for the result of the presidential election. Donald Trump didn’t necessarily win the election based on specific policies … Continue reading

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The Trump Effect

The greatest thing the United States of America ever accomplished was managing to convince its citizens that they live in a country ruled by democracy and freedom. We’re only free to live our lives within the limitations of the government … Continue reading

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Privacy vs. Security

The debate on how much the government should be invading our privacy for the sake of keeping us more secure has been brought to the forefront again after the latest controversy involving Verizon and the National Security Administration (NSA), in … Continue reading

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Canada Eliminates Penny: Should U.S. Follow Suit?

The 155 year history of the Canadian penny came to a close on February 4th, 2013. The devaluation of the Canadian dollar meant that the penny was now worth one twentieth of what it was worth when first introduced. At … Continue reading

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