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The Multifaceted Debate of Whether We Should Pay College Athletes

The Multifaceted Debate of Whether We Should Pay College Athletes

By Brendan Duggan, Contributing Writer

October 18, 2016


Filed under Sports

Whether or not college athletes should be paid is a perennially hot topic, here are some pros and cons to the debate.

“Trapped” Details Absurd Abortion Laws

“Trapped” Details Absurd Abortion Laws

By Jenny Levine, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

In a heartbreaking portrait of conservative southern politics, Dawn Porter's documentary "Trapped" looks into the restrictions placed on abortion clinics in the United States and the way it regulates women's bodies.

Preview: College football playoffs

Preview: College football playoffs

By Brandon Herrera, Staff Writer

December 9, 2015


Filed under Sports

The College Football Playoff has been set with two intriguing semifinal match-ups. Who will ultimately prevail?

Alabama must follow through on promised voter rights protections

Alabama must follow through on promised voter rights protections

By Elizabeth Moore, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The closure of Alabama licensing offices in primarily black communities represents a distressing trend in eroding minority voting rights. If the state does not make good on its promises for greater ID access, the discriminatory nature of voter ID legislation will be laid bare.