Top Ten Ways to Improve the United States

The U.S. is definitely a powerful country, but it is crumbling. How can we fix it? This list will give details, although it is the governments job in taking care of America. But I thought this list will help anyway.

The Top Ten Ways to Improve the United States

1 Help more people attend college

I feel like the costs should just be lowered because it should't be around 1,000 dollars for a cheap college for one class. You also have to buy the books also.

That "college is what helps you become a smart citizen" is an an allegation easily refuted by visiting any random college and asking any random "student" what color the sky is.

The sky is blue because the molecules from the sun scatter through out the sky. - RiverClanRocks

College is what helps you become a smart citizen. Without college, we wouldn't be that smart, and it could affect jobs and other things.

2 Stop violence

It's well-established that poverty does not cause crime, but rather that crime causes poverty.

It's kind of both, actually. If you don't have a good house or enough money, naturally, you would resort to stealing to get what you need. - DieGedankenSindFrei

Per racism comment. - RiverClanRocks

What are the causes of violence? Poverty is one of them. Areas in the U.S. with higher poverty rates could mean more violence. Helping the poor out could help reduce violence.

3 Donate more money to charities and to the poor

America has many poor citizens. We should help donate money to them and to charities. Just looking at poor people or seeing how they act is just very sad to watch.

"We can make a program that helps the poor"

It should be no surprise that Americans give by far the most total money to charity worldwide. What is not widely known is that the US is second only to the country of Myanmar [90 percent Buddhist] for per capita giving, and percentage of income giving.
Interestingly, Atlanta is the best, at 6-9 percent of discretionary income, and San Francisco the worst, at 3-4 percent.
Canada and New Zealand are close, but European nations are far behind.

4 Provide more opportunities

"Amenities? " Don't use words whose meaning you don't understand.

More amenities, jobs, stores, etc could help America a lot as well.

5 Find ways to stop global warming

We can make it less severe but only mother nature can do anything about it.

Again right now in my hometown of Boston on August 16th it is currently 64 degrees. 😂 - RobertWisdom

Its another common problem with America, and the entire Earth. We should find ways to help reduce global warming. If we didn't, Earth could be burned to a crisp in millions of years.

Someone's doing a fine job warping your mind.

6 Be more generous

21 TRILLION taxpayer dollars spent in 50 years of the "War On Poverty," and the poverty rate hasn't improved one iota. In fact, it's gotten worse. Think it just might be the wrong approach? It's curious that people with no understanding of an issue and its history think their "opinion" is worth attention.

Giving the poor money, helping people out, and lots of other things that is generous would help the country out a lot, in my opinion.

7 Use electricity wisely


8 Stop racism

In case you haven't noticed, many Republicans and Independents also think Trump is racist. Also, his policies weren't taken seriously until he became a serious candidate. He has actually run for the Democratic nomination before but never got very far because we didn't like him even when he was on our side. I'll freely admit there are racists in the Democratic Party. The difference is we make sure they never become our candidates.

Racism is a common problem in America, especially in the South. If we help reduce that, the South and America itself would be a happier place. I mean think about it, if Martin Luther King didn't exist, Blacks would be poor and sad, its unbearable. We should find ways to stop racism.

It is especially curious that Donald Trump was famous for over 30 years, and although thought of as pretty bombastic, was NEVER accused of any kind of being a racist.
Suddenly he runs against the Democrat party, and he is the worst thing ever.

People are gonna be racist. No matter how hard you try to change it, some people are just going to be jerks. - RiverClanRocks

9 Ban guns

No one would follow it - Luckys

America is not the only country that has criminals with guns. But you have guns in the shops. Its known for shooting.

You actually think criminals follow gun laws? You must be a special kind of stupid. - BrideiMacBella

Guns nowadays only have one cardinal purpose: to kill. Besides, most guns used in shootings were obtained through legal means. - DieGedankenSindFrei

10 Recycle

In most cases, it would be more efficient and economically beneficial to burn garbage to produce energy.

Imagine you live in a place full of garbage. that's what America and the world could be like if we didn't recycle often.

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11 Decrease deforestation

There are some areas in America where forests are being cut down, and trees help provide oxygen to the area. If every tree in the world were gone, there would be much less oxygen.

12 Impeach Donald Trump

hell ye - Luckys

Should be in first place. - KalloFox34

13 Ban Islam

You really live under a rock


It is a religion that preaches violence and death

14 Kick California out

No! Are a you person who put this on here!

15 Give men and women equal rights

Men and women do have equal rights. - RobertWisdom

they do - Luckys

Equal payment. Oh you just want to attack feminists.

OP, please set your clocks forward 90 years. - NewEngland

16 Kick out Florida
17 Smaller government

More power to the states, less federal government.

18 Get rid of pollution
19 Have a Military Junta
20 Like Trump
21 Restrict plastic
22 Reinstate the draft as a punishment

-for stupid millennials only.

23 Kick out New England and New York

Do you realise its also England and York with New as the first word.

24 Vote straight-ticket Democrat
25 Use the metric system

It's simpler

26 Stop being addicted to phones

Your mum gey

27 Stop obesity

No way to stop it - Luckys

28 Ban SJWs
29 Kick Out Ohio
30 Stop trade with China
31 Ban abortion
32 Tackle depression
33 Kick Mississippi and Texas out

NOO - Luckys

34 Become a feminist

This makes things significantly worse. - RobertWisdom

ooh - Luckys

35 Elect better politicians
36 Kick out Hawaii and Alaska

The only states I want to kick out and no other states besides those two.

37 Ban hate groups
38 Medicare for All
39 Stop rich white men from being in power
40 Ban atheism
41 Ban unprotected sex
42 Stop Satanism
43 Ban tear gas
44 Abolish separation of state and church
45 Government buys Disney
46 Remove all Satanic statues
47 Declare phone addiction a mental illness
48 Put government restrictions on Amazon
49 Stop climate change denial
50 Ban biological gender denial
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