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HUMOR: To Reduce School Shootings, United States to Cancel School Forever

HUMOR: To Reduce School Shootings, United States to Cancel School Forever

By David Scherker, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Columns, Humor

Congress will cancel school in light of recent mass shootings.

‘100 Years’ Still Not Long Enough

‘100 Years’ Still Not Long Enough

By Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

"100 Years" in one of the most in-depth and unsettling examinations of injustices against Native Americans to surface in film history. Director Melinda Janko follows the story of Blackfeet warrior Elouise Cobell, who fought for 30 years for justice for her people.

Carson rhetoric on Muslims baseless

Carson rhetoric on Muslims baseless

By Haomiao Han, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Carson's fear of a Muslim president underscores Islamophobia in the American political system. Legally and politically, religion should not discount anyone from being president.

Tea Party faction hurts GOP constituency

Tea Party faction hurts GOP constituency

By Christina Coleburn, Contributing Columnist

October 21, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Although many have vocalized their dissatisfaction with the recent government shutdown, Republican Senator Lindsey Graham best captured the collective sentiment — “This has been a really bad two weeks for the Republican Party.” After furloughing 800,000 workers and costing the American economy $24 billion, pitiless gambles made in the pursuit to defund the Affordable Care Act, Republicans have nothing to show for it except falling favo...