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A Brief History of Womens’ Reproductive Rights in the United States

Apothecaries, the AMA, and Female Reproductive Empowerment By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group The history of reproductive freedom in the United States is a long and complicated one. Most people would say that the United States illegalized abortions until the landmark 1973 Supreme Court ruling of Roe v. Wade. However, in reality, this is […]

Straddling the Divide

Bernie Miller, Ethnicity, Commonality and Peacemaking By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group In “Uneasy Lies the Head,” King Hussein of Jordan discusses straddling the divide between Jordanians and Palestinians, as well as Muslims and Jews. In doing so, he discusses life on the edge, straddling conflict, and ultimately discovering a role of biblical proportions-that […]

Why Does the Electoral College Exist?

Republics, Democracy, Our Founding Fathers and ”Mob Rule” By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group The United States of American is a republic. A republic is a country governed by the rule of law and not of men. The rule of law “means that people are subject to a known set of written laws. This […]

Urban Gardening, Hydroponics, and the Grow Green Garden Center

How Growing Food Hydroponically Can Contribute to a More Self-Reliant Urban Lifestyle By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group Grow Green Garden Center burst onto the Knoxville scene in 2012, as the only hydroponics shop in the entire city. With the home-grown knowledge of growing up in a Knoxville farming family, owners Charlotte and Ty […]

Religion, Ritualistic Avoidances, and Capitalism

Do the Benefits of Capitalism Transcend Traditional Religion? By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group Islam, Judaism, and Christianity currently constitute the three major religions of the world. They are distinguishable from one another through some major theological differences. However, one concept they all have in common is that they make certain things or people […]

The North American Emerald Ash Borer Infestation and Solutions

It’s Origins, Solutions. And Consequences By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group The Emerald Ash Borer is an insect native to North East Asia, that is now steadily migrating across the United States. In doing so, it has affected tens of millions of ash trees in its devastating wake. The insects lay eggs on the […]

Notre Dame, False Dichotomies, and Societal Values

Why Believing in One Concept is not Necessarily Contrary to Another By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group “Speaking as a Catholic here…please don’t donate money to help Notre Dame. The church is worth $300 billion. Donate to help Puerto Rico recover. Donate to get the people of Flint clean water. Donate to get kids […]

Julian Assange, A Cat, and Diplomatic Asylum

The Role of A Furry Feline in an International Arrest By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group Julian Assange lived as a guest of the Ecuadorian embassy for more than seven years. Running from various charges, including a rape accusation in Sweden and an espionage charge by the United States, the embassy encompassed his last […]

King Mohammed VI of Morocco, Boeing, and Accountability

Why Maintaining the Trust of Subjects or Clients is Paramount to Business Success By Katherine Fry, CEO/President Mediafy Communications Group Honesty and accountability are two characteristics required for a business to succeed. Boeing and the Kingdom of Morocco have recently devolved into chaotic situations, betraying the trust of their clients or subjects. Once a beloved […]

New Hire

Mediafy Communications Group announces the appointment of Christi Wilson as their new Indexing and Online Reputation Specialist. A native of Chattanooga, TN., Ms. Wilson is a graduate of Silverdale Baptist High School. The proud mother of two children, Christi enjoys music, make-up, and all things spooky-especially horror films. A dedicated and determined young lady, Mediafy […]