Against Balancing the Budget

Alger Mag Editor 5 days ago
With the United States’ national debt nearing $20 trillion and the federal budget having run a deficit for nearly two decades, many policymakers are pursuing routes to improving federal fiscal responsibility. For many, a balanced budget amendment looks to... Read More

The Silent Crisis: What’s Driving Central American Migration?

Alger Mag Editor 3 weeks ago
During the election and now in the first few days of Donald Trump’s presidency,  the political rhetoric in the...

Against the Death Penalty

Alger Mag Editor 4 weeks ago
The state of Ohio has introduced a “new” way to carry out capital punishment. The Department of Rehabilitation and...

Editor's Picks

Columbus: The Myth and Truth Behind the Millennial City

Alger Mag Editor 5 months ago
(Franklinton, Stephen Wolfe on Flickr, no changes made) A small city clings jealously to its national accolades, and residents of Columbus have had more than a few to celebrate recently. In addition to receiving a competitive $40 million “Smart... Read More

Foresight 2020: The Exiled Contenders After Cleveland

Alger Mag Editor 5 months ago
Since the Republican National Convention in August, it has become apparent to Republicans and others that not only is...

And Then There Was Trump

Alger Mag Editor 7 months ago
From July 18-21, the Republican National Convention will take place in three of the most politically important states: the...

Culture

Why Your Vote for Stein Counts

Alger Mag Editor 4 months ago
  If Donald Trump wins this election, whose fault will it be? For many liberals the answer is Jill Stein, this cycle’s Green Party presidential candidate, and those who give their vote to her. Democrats spend a disproportionate amount... Read More

Columbus: The Myth and Truth Behind the Millennial City

Alger Mag Editor 5 months ago
(Franklinton, Stephen Wolfe on Flickr, no changes made) A small city clings jealously to its national accolades, and residents...

The Echo Chamber: How and Why the Media Stretches the Truth

Alger Mag Editor 7 months ago
“Good morning, it’s Monday and I’m here…,” “Hello friends, it’s Monday and I’m on the floor of the Republican...