Alex Uzarowicz joins TheCollegeConservative from Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, he emigrated to the Chicago with his parents at age eleven, and became a U.S. citizen in the past year. Uzarowicz is a contributor at The Knox Student, and currently resides in Downers Grove, Illinois.

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Democrats Sink to New Low

The political chatter on the Left is clear: Obamacare is good news. The law will expand coverage, lower healthcare costs, and minimize the nation’s deficit. It sounds too good to be true, doesn’t...


The Human Element

Carbon is the basis of our chemical human composition. Three main elements orchestrate our bodies: oxygen (65 percent), carbon (18 percent), and hydrogen (10 percent). As similar as our makeup may...

Smithsonian Shutdown

The Age of Incompetence

Our country has gone through many distinct historical phases. We had the founding, a period of gallantry and virtue; the populist Jacksonian government with the democratic rise of the common man; and...

No War in Syria

No to Syria

A five-star general was once asked about his feelings toward war. The general responded, “I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its futility,...