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‘Oklahoma City’ Proves Depressingly Relevant

‘Oklahoma City’ Proves Depressingly Relevant

By Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

The new documentary on Timothy McVeigh's infamous bombing of Oklahoma City in 1995 reeks of the white supremacy that many citizens see in today's political climate.

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?

Oklahoma APUSH policy irresponsible

Oklahoma APUSH policy irresponsible

By Zahra Haque, Staff Columnist

March 3, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Oklahoma legislators trying to defund AP US History courses fails its students by trying to blind them from the less rosy parts of American history.

Violence problem in United States

Violence problem in United States

By Richard Shu

September 23, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Violent executions shouldn't be a solution to violent crimes.

Up-and-Comer | Adele Beasley

Up-and-Comer | Adele Beasley

March 27, 2014


Filed under Features

Adele Beasley started her own business when she was in the fifth grade. It was then, in Tulsa, Okla., that Beasley and her cousin Jack Davis faced the stark realization that moving on to middle school meant they had outgrown running lemonade stands as a summer job. With cooking guidance from th...

Play proves American Dream to be unrealistic

Play proves American Dream to be unrealistic

March 13, 2014


Filed under Arts

Emily Schwend’s “Take Me Back” questions the idea of the seemingly unattainable American Dream by profiling one man’s journey after being released from jail. With minimal job prospects or financial stability, ex-convict Bill (James Kautz) is forced to move in with and care for his diabetic mother, Sue (Ch...