Ashley Pratte

Posted November 24, 2015

No surprise here. The Organization United for Respect at Walmart (OUR Walmart) is planning their annual Black Friday strike at Walmart centers around the country with a twist.

Posted November 13, 2015

The day after the United States celebrated Veterans Day, a day where we recognize that freedom is not free, college students across the nation decided to organize a #MillionStudentMarch protest focused on free tuition.

Posted June 08, 2015

As New York Governor Anthony Cuomo fast-tracks his arbitrary wage increase targeting the states fast food industry, scarce attention has been given to the actual language in the proposal. Cuomo, of course, hastily created the Fast Food Wage Board soon after an error-ridden op-ed appeared in the New York Times.

Posted April 17, 2015

Hillary Clinton gets in a van a drives from New York to Iowa and somehow its all the media can talk aboutbut its what most Americans do. They load up their cars for a family road trip and yet, its not covered by the media.

Posted April 02, 2015

Seattles long-awaited minimum wage law just went into effect this week, but as workers are eager to see their paychecks increase employers are uncertain about the future of their businesses.

Posted March 12, 2015

A controversy is brewing over a beautiful photograph of an infant cradled in the American flag while the mother, a uniformed Navy veteran holds her newborn.

Posted March 09, 2015

Today, the 59th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women will commenceand to kick it off Hillary Clinton will speak on the release of the No Ceilings report on the status of women and girls.

Posted March 03, 2015

It has been confirmed that during Secretary Clintons four year tenure at the State Department she did not have a federal government email address. All official business was conducted solely through her personal email account, which is raising a lot of eyebrows in Washington.

Posted March 02, 2015

Reports show that ISIS has now threatened war against Twitter employees for blocking accounts associated to the Islamic State.

Posted February 27, 2015

If you thought that Scandal was just a popular primetime television show, guess again. While the show is one of my favorites it unfortunately depicts a reality in Washington, DC.

Posted February 25, 2015

The War on Women rhetoric has become a well-known mantra of the liberal leftarguing that the conservative right has waged this so-called war.

Posted February 20, 2015

Tsk tsk. Another day, another glitch.

Posted February 18, 2015

Marie Harf, Deputy Spokesperson for the State Department believes the best way to defeat ISIS is to stimulate their economy and give them jobs.

Posted February 16, 2015

This Presidents Day marks 631 days until America elects a new president. During Obama's presidency we have seen a vast expansion of government and executive power--not quite what the Founding Fathers intended.

Posted February 09, 2015

The political correctness movement and its proponents are quickly becoming insane. There is such an effort in our society now to meet these artificial demands of not offending anything or anyone.

Posted February 06, 2015

If he were still with us, Ronald Reagan would be 104 years old today. President Reagan was a champion of young people and truly believed in enacting initiatives that created a bright future for them.

Posted January 09, 2015

In case you havent heard, President Obama plans to make his latest and greatest idea public todayto grant a free community college education to every student who graduates from high school.

Posted December 31, 2014

Since Obama took office, millennials have suffered greatly under his administration.

Posted December 02, 2014

Many of the people taking part in these demonstrations have been holding signs that read, Black Lives Matter. I could not agree more.

Posted November 08, 2014

Sunday marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wallthe day that freedom persevered.