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Confederate statues: should they stay or should they go?

Sean W. Cooper, Staff Writer

June 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion / Columns, Opinionspolitics

On May 19th, the New Orleans Police Department gathered around a 16-foot, bronze statue of Robert E. Lee, standing on a 60-foot base, as they prepared for the monument to be taken down. This was the last Confederate statue to stand i...

The SheHawk: Take Rape Seriously

Samantha Durham, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion / Columns

First, let me just start by saying that I love Joe Biden for starting the “It’s On Us” campaign. I am so excited that a very influential political figure takes sexual assault issues seriously. If you have never visited the...

Gospel Gab: Brother Ross: That ain’t no saint

Ava Hicks, Staff Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion / Columns

If you go to UNCW, chances are you’ve heard of the infamous Brother Ross, or as he has now dubbed himself, “Saint” Ross. His presence on campus is pretty hard to miss, consistently drawing a rowdy crowd to the amphitheatre...

Gospel Gab: Every single one of us is a sheep

Ava Hicks, Staff Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion / Columns

There are so many intelligent creatures on this Earth. There are dogs, who can sense emotion, lower a human’s blood pressure, and be trained to carry out tasks that seem completely unnatural to a canine. There are dolphins,...

Gospel Gab: You were created for joy and gratification

Ava Hicks, Staff Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion / Columns

In a world where we are constantly bombarded with discouraging news from the media and overwhelming day-to-day demands, it can be easy to develop a monotonous, pessimistic attitude towards life. This mundane lifestyle is a slippery...

Gospel Gab: The head and the heart

Ava Hicks, Staff Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion / Columns

I have always found it peculiar how we associate certain emotions with stemming from the heart. All sense of feeling and thought are obviously products of the brain, yet we choose to associate things such as love and anger with...

Gospel Gab: Overcoming the worries of the world

Ava Hicks | Opinion Staff Writer

March 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Opinion / Columns

Your income. The number on the scale. The amount of years you have been on this Earth. Each earned grade on an exam, all calculating up to your ominous grade point average.There is a common theme among these elements: they al...

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