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What Would Jesus Do?

Dear Christian Family Values Voters, What would Jesus do? It’s a test many Christians, including myself, apply to problems to determine a course of action. I’m writing today concerning health care in America, because I can’t understand…

Empowered By Children's Healthcare Expansion

By Tracee SiouxPopulation Connection just sent me a letter that made me feel totally empowered. I had sent letters to all of my representatives insisting they vote in favor of extending and expanding the State Children's Health Insurance Program…

Global Democracy Promotion Act

by Tracee Sioux The American Government participates in legislating morality with unconstitutional things like the Global Gag Rule, which doesn't make us very popular in certain parts of the world. The Global Gag Rule denies all funding (for…

It's NEVER The Copay

By Tracee SiouxYour ankle better be broken.Do you know how much this is going to cost?Are you SURE it hurts bad enough to see the doctor?Going to the doctor is not an acceptable way to get attention.Stop complaining, going to the doctor isn’t…

Convoluted Government

By Tracee Sioux I got this email from Population Connection, www.populationconnection.com, a watchdog group that monitors legislation concerning reproductive issues in the United States and around the world. "Dear Tracee, We wanted to update…

Global Gag Rule is Anti-Girl

There is an amendment to the Global Gag Rule before congress right now. The Gag Rule is where the United States has decided to withhold money from International organizations like The Red Cross if they fund contraceptives or reserve the right…
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Shut Up John Mayer, Stop Waiting On the World to Change

by Tracee Sioux The hit song, Waiting on the World to Change by John Mayer, is about political apathy and I am declaring that it's time to change our tune as Americans. Even as a political science major with an obvious interest in politics…