On Responsibility

Government: A Beacon, not a Burden

Government: A Beacon, not a Burden

BY KIMON STEPHANOPOULOS In June of this year, Vladimir Putin enacted Russian Federation Article 6.13.1, banning “propaganda of homosexualism among minors,” making the argument that the dissemination of what the article calls “information, propaganda and campaigning that harm health and moral and spiritual development” disturb the “intellectual, moral and mental security of children.” On August 23rd, the prosperous, vivid, once-regarded-as-safe […]

Race to the Finnish Line: the American Education System

Race to the Finnish Line: the American Education System

BY SARAH NESBITT America boasts of maintaining liberty and justice for all, yet all indicators of equal opportunity in the realm of education point 4800 miles northeast of the United States to the Scandinavian country of Finland. The mechanism of competition underlying Western capitalism seems to have permeated America’s education system; Finland’s focus, however, lies elsewhere. The Washington Post recently published an […]