Author: Penny Pfalzer

Medical Cannabis for Kids: A Gateway of Hope

For a parent of a healthy child, it is unimaginable to even have your mind wander into the shadows of “what if’s”:  what if your child suffered from devastating epileptic seizures numerous times every...

It’s a Great Day for Hockey!

My 2¢ worth in a weekly column. “Is it October yet?!”: the question on every hockey fan’s mind. On Tuesday, October 1st the season finally opens. The Toronto Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens face-off at...

Stealth Rider: The Monsanto Protection Act

In late March, Congress unknowingly passed what is known as the “Monsanto Protection Act,” which bars federal courts from being able to halt the sale or planting of GMO/GE seeds, regardless of what health risks and issues may arise, and it is now a source of great contention in Washington.

Income Inequality

Where’s the Beef? Income Inequality in America

Income inequality in the United States has grown drastically over the last 30 years, and has become an incredibly important and divisive issue today. There are many factors that contribute to the widening gap between rich and poor, so let’s take a look.