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Matthew Geiger

My name is Matthew Justin Geiger; I currently hold a BS in physics and psychology based politics from Allegheny College of Meadville, Pennsylvania. I am the creator/manager/editor of ​The Washington Outsider. I am a freelance writer, political analyst, commentator, and scientist presenting my views through news sites like The Washington Outsider, Communities Digital News (CDN) and Examiner.com. I also host the shows "The Washington Outsider" and "FocusNC" on local news station startup NCTV45 in New Castle, PA. In addition, I have written a short story collection, “​Dreaming of​ Other Realities,” two novellas “​Alien Assimilation” and “​The Survivor,” and a poetry collection, “​A Candle Shrouded in Darkness” available on ​Amazon. My goals are to offer my opinions and skills to those who are in need of an honest, professional consultant or freelance writer.

Memorial Day: Remembering the dead and the wounded warrior

In addition to remembering the sacrifices of America’s troops, this is a day to remember why they have gone to war.
By J.D. Leipold - http://www.army.mil/-images/2008/03/19/13678/, Public Domain, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=16569278

The sacrifices we remember on Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a day to remember those men and women who made the supreme sacrifice when their country needed them the most.
The Clintons and Trump: Peas in a poisoned pod?

Election 2016: Should establishment pick other than Trump or Clinton?

The parties seem to want anyone other than the current frontrunners. Is that how this is supposed to work?

Gender Gap not the problem – Income and Opportunity Gaps are

NEW CASTLE, Pa., April 18, 2016 — The gender gap is quickly becoming a major issue on the Democratic side of the 2016 Presidential campaign. Depending...

Puerto Rico debt crisis: A sign of greater economic issues

NEW CASTLE, Pa., April 11, 2016 - Puerto Rico is the Greece of the United States. Like Greece, Puerto Rico is a tourist paradise shifting toward...

FBI hacks Apple: Is the agency trying to circumvent the Constitution?

NEW CASTLE, Pa., April 4, 2016 -In February, California Magistrate Sheri Pym ordered Apple to create and supply the FBI with software to allow the US...

Should guns be permitted at the Republican National Convention?

NEW CASTLE, Pa., March 28, 2016 - “A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people...

Supreme Court confirmation impasse: Why Republicans have a Trump crisis

NEW CASTLE, Pa., Mar. 21, 2016 - Had Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died following the 2016 Presidential Election, Merrick Garland would be the...

Trade Wars averted: Responding to rising anti-free trade sentiments

NEW CASTLE, Pa., Mar. 14, 2016 - Self-proclaimed “Democratic Socialist” Bernie Sanders and his enduring challenge to Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton are a clear...

The Good of Donald Trump’s Rise and the Never-Trump movement

Trump’s popularity is the product of a political system that has failed to recognize and address the interests of the American people. And maybe its a good thing

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The American Hotel in Sag Harbor: A Legacy of Brilliance

The American Hotel combines an exhilarating atmosphere, exceptional fine dining, exquisite wine, and the legacy of 45 years at the vortex of nightlife in Sag Harbor.