Americans need universal healthcare

Per person, the United States government spends more on healthcare than any other nation in the world. That sounds insane considering that the United States

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Protectionism is bad economic policy

Just like the economic policy of Herbert Hoover, Trump’s “America First” economic policy was all about using tariffs to encourage domestic production of goods. Trump hoped that reducing the trade deficit, which is when a nations imports more goods than it exports would bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States. For quite a while now, the United States has faced an increasing trade deficit and this is bad for workers because it pushes wages down.

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The border wall is an ecological disaster

President Biden has shut down construction of the U.S./Mexico border wall, but the terrible impact on the environment remains. Deep trenches have been carved into the landscape, sometimes through geological points of interest. Rusty sections of metal fencing impede the travel of wildlife, but provide little resistance to humans.

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