“If banning abortion stops abortions, let’s ban guns and stop gun violence”
(Gayatri Malhotra/Unsplash) The Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has caused a number of reactions from Americans and people all over the world. Many celebrated over the news, and many others were prompt to protest.
States with High and Low LGBTQ+ Equality Score in America
June is Pride Month, and while we should be talking about LGBTQ+ rights any time during the year, it's crucial to recognize the importance of pride events across the United States and worldwide.
He has been eating burgers every day for 50 years
According to doctors and nutritionists, junk food should not be eaten. These foods are harmful to health. However, their advice may not go with Donald Gorsk. He loves to eat burgers so much that Donald has eaten almost two burgers a day for five decades.
The Dinosaur of The Turtle World is The Alligator Snapping Turtle
Snapping turtlePhoto by Donna Yarbrough on Unsplash. Snapping turtles are large freshwater turtles that are unable to withdraw their head and legs fully into their shells, and so have extremely powerful jaws that they use to defend themselves by snapping. Snapping turtles can either be the common snapping kind or alligator snapping turtle.
3 Impressive Places to Visit in Texas
Texas is a state with a lot to offer. It's the second-largest state in the US, and it's geographically and culturally diverse. That means there are a lot of unique attractions and things to do. You can go to the big cities, like Houston and Dallas, or you can explore the small towns and rural areas. There's something for everyone in Texas. And if you're looking for adventure, you'll find it here too. From skiing and hiking in the mountains to kayaking and fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, there's no shortage of outdoor activities to enjoy in Texas. So if you're looking for a place to have some fun and adventure, Texas is definitely worth considering.
Woman who won't pledge allegiance to the flag gets asked to leave the country
*This is a work of nonfiction based on actual events I experienced firsthand; used with permission.*. Well, it finally happened. I attended a city council meeting last week and before the meeting commenced we in the audience were all asked to stand and pledge our allegiance to the flag of the United States of America - and I wouldn’t.
A short history lesson on the forgotten meaning of Memorial Day
For many, Memorial Day is simply a day off from work or school. But do you know the real meaning and history behind our national Memorial Day holiday? Read on to find out. Cascoly/Canva Pro license.
4 Special Places to Visit in Connecticut
While it's true that Connecticut doesn't get the same level of tourism as some of its neighbors, that doesn't mean there's nothing to see and do there. In fact, the state has a lot to offer visitors, especially those who are looking to get away from the crowds.
Chinese Military Plans To Build Weapons That Can Destroy Elon Musk's Starlink Satellites
In the event of a military conflict, China must be able to switch off the satellite network. Chinese scientists are calling for a plan to take down Elon Musk's Starlink satellites. That's according to a new study reported by the South China Morning Post (SCMP). The reason is that the network could be used by US armed forces in the event of a military conflict to provide them with fast data connections.
Walk Behind a Waterfall! Grotto Falls at Great Smoky Mountains National Park
This 5 mile round trip lets you experience the back side of water!
A Guide to 4 Stunning Montana State Parks
Montana is a state of extremes. It is home to some of the largest natural landscapes in the country, as well as some of the wildest and most remote. These attributes have made Montana a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.
4 Essential Places to Visit in Missouri
From the towering peaks of the Ozarks to the gently rolling hills of the Mark Twain National Forest, Missouri is a state with a diverse and beautiful landscape. Whether you're hiking, biking, fishing or just enjoying a scenic drive, Missouri has something to offer everyone. And with four major rivers running through the state, there's no shortage of ways to cool off on a hot summer day. Missouri may not be the biggest state in the country, but it's certainly one of the most varied and picturesque.
3 Spectacular Places to Visit in Hawaii
Hawaii is a truly unique place. As America's 50th state, it is a collection of eight islands in the Pacific Ocean, offering visitors a diverse range of experiences. From its white-sand beaches and lush vegetation to its vibrant culture and traditions, Hawaii has something to offer everyone. And with its year-round warm climate, it's no wonder that Hawaii is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Whether you're looking for a relaxing beach vacation or an action-packed adventure, Hawaii is sure to not disappoint. So what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and head to the Islands of Aloha today.
Hike the Rainbow Falls Trail at Great Smoky Mountains National Park
A beautiful creekside hike to an 80' waterfall in GSMNP, near Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
3 Inspiring Places to Visit in North Carolina
North Carolina is a state with something for everyone. Its varied landscape includes beautiful beaches, stunning mountain scenery, and plenty of Old South charm. The state is also home to a number of major cities, including the capital, Raleigh, and the financial center, Charlotte. As a result, North Carolina offers a wide range of activities and attractions to suit all interests. Whether you're looking for a relaxing vacation or an action-packed adventure, you'll find it in North Carolina.
3 Terrific Things to Do in Maryland
Maryland is a state with plenty to offer tourists. Its location on the East Coast puts it within easy reach of major metropolitan areas like Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia. At the same time, its own cities offer a wide range of attractions, from the historical charms of Annapolis to the modern sophistication of Baltimore. And beyond the cities, Maryland's landscapes range from the gently rolling hills of the Piedmont Plateau to the rugged slopes of the Appalachian Mountains. In short, whether you're looking for an urban escape or a nature getaway, Maryland is definitely worth considering as a vacation destination.
4 Fun Things to Do in Atlantic City
Atlantic City is a great place to visit any time of year, but the summer is especially enjoyable. Most famous for its beautiful Jersey Shore beaches, Atlantic City has a lot to offer visitors. From world-class shopping and dining to exciting nightlife and gaming, there is something for everyone in Atlantic City.
3 Delightful Small Towns in New Mexico
New Mexico is one of the most varied and beautiful states in America. From the bleached bones of the desert to the snow-capped peaks of the mountains, there is an endless palette of colors and textures to inspire artists.
When Will Justice Be Served
The feeling of very uneasy and downright angry about the incidents which occurred over the last week in Louisiana, Minnesota, Dallas, and probably other places that we don’t know about yet. It’s ridiculous that in 2016 we are STILL dealing with racism, police brutality, and a host of other issues in a country that just celebrated FREEDOM on the fourth of July. I guess what people I fail to realize is AMERICA was freed from Britain in 1776 but the people who live in America are not really FREE. We are still bound by the laws and failed justice system which repeatedly allows people to NOT be held accountable for actions that DON’T justify the RIGHT to kill another human being!