Wildfires and Prisoners: a Cinderella Story or Just Plain Ole Exploitation?

Recently, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) tweeted about California prison inmates being used to fight its wildfires, which have been some of the most-life-threatening in history. The post reads:…

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I Don’t Know the Cure to Mental Illness, But I Do Know the Comfort

My mother doesn’t drive on the freeway. From as early as age nine, I remember her avoiding the freeway like the plague; and when asked her reason, she proclaimed it was because of her anxiety. Of course I shook my…

US Gun Entrepreneurs Launch Startups, After Backlash from School Shootings

              After the February 14th school shooting in Parkland, Florida, many big companies such as Bank of America and Dick’s Sporting Goods, have pulled support and financial funding for businesses that promote gun ownership. Even YouTube now has strict rules…

President Trump Blames Video Games for Violence, Research Says Not True

For years, politicians have looked toward violent media to blame for the senseless shootings across the country. Whether it was Virginia Tech, or Sandy Hook, you always heard loud cries against games like Call of Duty or Grand Theft Auto.…

How Technology is Advancing Healthcare Beneath Our Very Noses

Cancer. Heart Disease. Diabetes. Stroke. These are just a handful of the leading causes of death throughout the United States. We all know someone that has been directly or indirectly affected by these cruel and devastating diseases. My own grandmother…

Avengers: Infinity War Smashes the Weekend Box Office

              Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War opened this past weekend. It was expected to do well, as everything Marvel releases seems to be destined to break box office records. After ten years of successful Marvel movies, Infinity War was long anticipated,…

China to Give Citizens a Social Credit Score

              The Chinese government plans to give its citizens social scores, that will decide if citizens are allowed to travel, buy property or even have access to education for their children. The scores will be given based on performances in…

Amazon To Offer Delivery to Your Car

Amazon is set to make your life even easier. The company recently unveiled plans to offer delivery service to the trunk of your car. Partnering with Volvo and General Motors, Amazon is going to use the already available technologies to…