The Capitol Hill Riot: From the Perspective of a Young Leftist

THE FLIP SIDE Author: Luiza Cavalcante (Leftist) Editor’s note: Dear readers, Next Publius is still committed to fact checking and producing balanced journalistic pieces to further political discourse from across the aisle, this article is a part of a more opinionated series we are demoing called “The Flip Side,” created for huge national news events. Articles like these are designed to be read in conjunction with another article from a different … Continue reading The Capitol Hill Riot: From the Perspective of a Young Leftist

The Kids Aren’t Alright: Gen Z’s Forced Role as Both 2020’s Scapegoats and Saviors

Millennials’ older-sibling-like custody over Gen-Z is eerily similar (though less mean-spirited) to baby boomer’s charge of millennials as their avocado toast munching, diamond market destroying, adult-children. What keeps this dynamic of generations alive is how they interdependently function as currency in an increasingly tedious social climate and characteristically unstable economy. This has made the kids of today, a generation of people born from the mid … Continue reading The Kids Aren’t Alright: Gen Z’s Forced Role as Both 2020’s Scapegoats and Saviors

How We Internalized Capitalism: A Look Into The Psyche of The American Worker

Author: Luiza Calvacante (Leftist) Seven months ago on a chilly Sunday in late April, Washington’s State Capitol building was swarming with Right-Wing protestors demonstrating anti-lockdown sentiments. The protest brought together fiscal conservatives and civil libertarians in a flurry of star-spangled paraphernalia, brazen, maskless faces, and more than a few picket signs reading, “Give me liberty or give me death.” Though seeming all too out of … Continue reading How We Internalized Capitalism: A Look Into The Psyche of The American Worker