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Richard Nixon’s life after the Presidency

Richard Nixon is the only American President so far to resign from office. With a history that spans for more than 200 years and 50 presidents, that’s quite the statement and while he was preceded by Franklin Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Dwight Eisenhower, J.F.K and Lyndon Johnson, you could say the line of great men broke with his immediate predecessor. RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter   The reason for his resignation on August 9, 1974 was the certainty of impeachment caused by the infamous Watergate scandal. As that has been covered extensively through the years that followed, this article…
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Liberal-feminism Vs Republican-Conserv

There are inevitable awkward stages in the evolution of any entity. Such is also the case with capitalism and the general idea of a free world build on what seem to be, at least on the surface, free individuals. RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter The opposite of communism, capitalist society has chosen to embrace the word “free” when it comes to ideas rather than objects or services. We have free speech, free will and free trade. How we choose to interpret these is ever evolving and we’ve now reached an awkward state. I am yet to form an…
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An Artist and “Dreamer” Discusses the Potential End of DACA

Image of Arleene Correa’s employment authorization identification card (all images courtesy the artist) In March of this year, I had a conversation with Arleene Correa, an undocumented art student originally from Mexico, who is attending California College of the Arts (CCA) in San Francisco. We talked about the hurdles to becoming a student, maintaining the highest possible grade point average, fighting invisibility, and scratching to find the funding to meet the tuition which is upwards of $23,000 per year. RSS. Epeak Daily Epeak Daily Bitcoin OldTwitter The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was enacted by the Obama administration in…

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