‘Fracking’ Mistakes Lead to ‘Fracking’ Confusion

‘Fracking’ Mistakes Lead to ‘Fracking’ Confusion

Since 2005, when the shale gas revolution began, there has been a back-and-forth battle on whether or not people should be hydraulic fracturing (or ‘fracking’) for shale gas underneath U.S. soil. The debate over where, how, and how much shale the nation should start producing in our attempt to become one of the world’s leading […]

Stock Market: Why Investors Should Be Cautious After Five-Year Bull Run

Stock Market: Why Investors Should Be Cautious After Five-Year Bull Run

The stock market celebrated the five-year anniversary of its bull run this weekend. Investors should be very cautious for many reasons, investing strategists say.  They believe the stock market is long overdue for a healthy pullback before chugging higher again. SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) , the most popular measure for the U.S. stock market, ended the […]

Food Stamps Provide Security for Children

Food Stamps Provide Security for Children

Food stamps are considered a “crutch” for people living in poverty, keeping them there without true benefit. A recent study, however, proves that children in families that receive food stamps are provided with greater food security than families of the same income without the subsidy. The study, published in the peer-reviewed journal Pediatrics, and led […]

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