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President Trump: Travel bans, technology, and TSA

Kyle Kissinger, Contributing Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Meanwhile in Trump’s America, President Trump’s attempts to enforce a travel ban on the citizens of Muslim countries have repeatedly failed. His proposed ban would prevent entry to the United States by citizens of Muslim co...

Why America needs journalism

Maddie Driggers, Staff Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Obama was my first presidential experience. I was 11 years old in 2008 when he won his first election. I remember waking up on Nov. 9, walking into the kitchen and seeing my mom reading the newspaper with a huge picture of...

The Reality of Television

Kristen Munoz, Contributing Writer

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Reality TV has taken television networks by storm. From earlier shows like Laguna Beach to the presently popular Kardashian’s there is seemingly a show for anyone and everyone. What has this shift from watching actors a...

The SheHawk: Domestic violence takes a cut

Samantha Durham, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

By now I am sure almost everyone has heard a little bit about President Trump’s proposed budget. If you haven’t, let me summarize it for you: Cuts, cuts and more cuts. Pretty much every organization involved in government...

Rhino horn trade: A recipe for disaster

Samantha Durham, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Poaching has been around for as long as I can remember. Growing up, when people explained to me what poaching was, I always envisioned terrible things that people could do to these animals. But, now it seems like South Africa...

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...

A country of immigration

Samantha Durham | Assistant Opinion Editor

March 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The United States is way over due for a history lesson. This whole stigma that has started surrounding immigration in the United States bothers me so much because hello, this is a country completely built on immigration.North...

The War on Planned Parenthood

Maddie Driggers | Contributing Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Planned Parenthood has been a hot topic in both the social and political world for over two years, especially in the months since the United States Presidential Election. There seems to be a battle of values going on between Repub...

Flint, Michigan and the big picture

Megan Romanchok | Contributing Writer

March 13, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On Jan. 16, 2016, President Barack Obama declared the city of Flint, Michigan to be in a state of emergency due to unsafe levels of lead and other bacteria in the tap water. About a year after the declaration, on Jan. 25, 2017...

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