• The pros and cons of unions

      Unions have pros and cons in the field of employment and trade. Some of the pros of unions include; first, “they guarantee better salaries and wages to workers.” A statistical analysis done by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2010 confirmed that nonunion workers earn about $200 less than union workers of their median income. Secondly, unionized workers have access to health and medical benefits. The National Compensation Survey released in 2011 represented that about 93% of unionized workers were guaranteed medical benefits. Third, it ensures job security to the effect that arbitrary laying off and firing of workers without reason or on discriminatory reasons does not occur.…

  • Memorandum

    On April 21, 2016, a student named Denise Jackson filed a complaint with me against her instructor Professor Ronnie Smith for unfair procedures that had an adverse impact on her final grade. For the necessity to avoid unfairness, I confronted the Professor with the issue on April 23, 2016, who insisted that he was fair in his operation, and the student’s ordeal was her own doing. From the claims issued by both parties, it is important to issue a solution that is in line with the University laws. Student’s Claims Denise, in her complaint, stated that Professor Smith was unfair since he failed her in her course work after his…

  • Turkey’s Reaction to the US Trade Barriers

      Turkish President Recep Erdogan said Turkey would boycott electronics products from the United States. He showed that the American supply of electronics was replaceable. This move has faced mixed reactions from the streets of Turkey; some willing to ‘die’ for it while some a bit hesitant. Besides, Turkey’s leading telecom firm and its national airline will halt advertising in US media. The US has imposed sanctions while still raising tariffs against Ankara. The restrictions are to the detention of a US evangelical pastor Brunson. Turkey’s currency had slid and saw the economy struggle. The slide was a result of the sour relationship between Ankara and Washington. However, the economy…