You Lie In the Bed You Make: How Clinton (and the DNC) Created #BernieOrBust

Hillary Clinton acts as if the presidency is an entitlement, and that really shined through in a recent interview with Chris Cuomo for CNN.
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How Mississippi is Doing the Right Thing for the Wrong Reasons

Once again, Mississippi has fallen into the national limelight in a negative way.
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“White Privilege II” and Liberty

Macklemore, the white rap artist from Seattle, recently released a song titled “White privilege II.” In it, he attempts to grapple with complex issues of racial inequity, privilege, and justice from the unique perspective of a white artist in a predominantly black industry. The song is almost nine minutes long, so it’s a quite dense, thought provoking manifesto that gets many things right and many things wrong. Because of its length, density, and breadth of topic, it is necessary to analyze the song verse by verse, much the same way a literary critic would analyze poetry.

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Power And Hate: The Trump Candidacy And Modern Standards

On the evening of March 11, massive protests erupted at a Donald Trump rally in Chicago, Illinois. After months of some of the most divisive, hate filled rhetoric that I’ve ever heard, protesters succeeded in shutting down a rally.
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Turning Defeats Into Victories: Tarkenton Rallies Entrepreneurs In Latest Book

(Fran Tarkenton “The Power Of Failure: Succeeding In The Age Of Innovation” (Regnery Publishing, Washington, DC, September, 2013, 232 pgs.)
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Places To Go (And Avoid) In The Metro

Pssst: The Worst (and Best) Kroger Stores In Central Mississippi

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Real Estate Investing Using Nick Saban’s Coaching Philosophy

By Brian Estes

estesAs I write this column about real estate investing principles, the Alabama Crimson Tide and their coach Nick Saban are enjoying their National Championship victory over the Clemson Tigers.  The Crimson Tide has now won four of the last seven national championships games which, arguably makes Nick Saban the greatest coach in college football history.

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MLK Contra Cleaver: An Appreciation Of A Real American Hero

Martin Luther King, Jr. was a incredibly brave individual and a towering figure in the 20th Century at a time when his presence was most needed.
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Women’s Rights and Economics Part I: Paid Maternity Leave in A Global Economy

I am grateful to live in a country like the United States where I do not have to worry about being a victim of an honor killing and I have the freedom to pursue my education, especially in the male dominated field of law. However, we still have a long way to go.
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Ron vs. Bernie

It’s finally 2016, this is the year we elect the 45th President of the United States. So far this election season has been very interesting and fruitful for late night comedians.
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