Drew Armstrong

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Drew Armstrong is a 2015 graduate of California State University in Fullerton. He currently resides in Orange County, California.

Articles From Drew

Will billionaire Bill Ackman’s fake news destroy the free market?

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“A lie told often enough becomes the truth” is an old quote often attributed to Vladimir Lenin, so it’s possible that Lenin is the original creator of the fake news trend. There is a technique referred to as the “great lie” that is popular not only in Russia but China, too. First, make the lie […]

Here’s how DOJ is threatening to scrap our online privacy rights

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For those of us born in the 1990s, it is hard to imagine that people once lived without email and the internet. Rather than instantaneously sending a message to a colleague, people were stuck using the dreaded snail-mail services like USPS that take 3-5 days to deliver. Now, not only do we expect instant communications, […]

Big Brother is after millennials’ short-term loans

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With college tuition rising to unprecedented rates and the workforce participation rate nearing a 40-year low, our nation’s young people are more reliant on private loans to finance their expenses now more than ever. President Bush and Obama’s fiscal irresponsibility got us into this economic mess, but millennials can at least count on the government […]

Schools must prepare millennials to defend against cyber attacks [Opinion]

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Most people have had a feeling that someone is watching them only to turn around to see that no one is there. But imagine if you were to discover that indeed you were secretly being watched, and it had been going on for more than 5 years without your knowledge. That’s a pretty scary thought, […]

Will Congress force contact lens users to wear glasses?

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One of the most exciting days of my young life was the day my parents finally considered me responsible enough to trade in my ugly, bulky glasses for contact lenses. I was a hockey goalie and struggled playing with my glasses always sliding out of position at the most critical times. Of course, learning to […]

DOJ could force music steamers out of business

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The Department of Justice (DOJ) is in the process of making a decision that could impact millennials’ access to streaming music. Reports have leaked from the Justice Department that they are under pressure to make decisions that will increase the cost of music for all consumers. This is a complicated issue, yet it comes down […]

Are millennials going to have health care in 10 years?

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I just graduated from college, and I’m worried that recent developments in the health care sector of our economy foreshadow a bleak future for young people. Will I have access to care when I hit 30 years old? Thousands of Americans are losing insurance and the promise of “affordable care” seems like it was a lie. Obamacare has […]