Minimum Wage And Why We Should Raise It

Why are we debating whether or not to raise the wages of the American people?  What makes it ok for those who are struggling making what they deem an acceptable wage to keep them barely above the poverty line?  How do you justify having the “richest” society in the...

City Homeless

What are we really doing about the city’s rising homeless population? It seems to be there are more folks who are out on the streets, in our parks and our street intersections. Why is this? Who is helping? When does it get to be a large enough issue for the city to...

Mental Illness Treatment (Or Lack Thereof)

My main question is why is there such a problem getting proper treatment of the mentally impaired?  Why do you need to go through so much red tape and jump through hoops only to be told time and time again that there is little to nothing that can be done to help the...