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Social Justice

BRINGING ABOUT JAIL REFORM

Re-humanizing the jail system in America is appallingly necessary. The US federal government has allowed for the privatization of jails, and as such they now operate like a business. The more residents they have, the more government subsidies they can get. Governing...

CHANGING BIG OIL

How about we boycott oil companies that do not fund the research for clean, renewable energy ? Why not buy gas ONLY from gas stations that are willing to grow and change with the times by funding mass production of the 200 MPG car and collectively stop buying gas from...

RECREATING HEALTH CARE

While the concept of everyone gets access to health care and therefore everyone must have health insurance seems sound, the actual practice seems to result in exorbitant annual premium hikes, increased out-of-pocket costs, in addition to a reduction in actual services...

EDUCATION REFORM

There is such need for education reform, that it is difficult to know where to start. Rethinking and reinstating recess, gym, art and music are simple yet not easy places to start. Recruiting "teachers" properly is important, but knowing how to turn them into...