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Sunday, February 8th, 2015, 7:51 pm in Opinion
By Matthew Pinkham

To little surprise, war continues to wage in the Middle East. A force representing the physical manifestation of butchery and violence sweeps across the sands, leaving a trail of blood and brutality in its wake. The …

Sunday, February 8th, 2015, 7:48 pm in Opinion
By Katherine Revello

There’s an old adage that says, “All’s fair in love and war.” In the age of 24-hour news and the omniscient, often vindictive, scrutiny of social media, perhaps politics should be added to the list.
Candidates, particularly …

Sunday, February 1st, 2015, 8:32 pm in Opinion
By Allyson Eslin

For the first time in more than a decade, the United States is being threatened by an outbreak of measles, the painful virus that rendered the world helpless to treat it for over a thousand years. …

Sunday, February 1st, 2015, 8:30 pm in Opinion
By Cameron Grover

Something very new is happening. Tess Holliday, whose real name is Tess Munster, has just become the first model of her size to be signed to a major fashion and modeling agency. Standing in a fierce …

Sunday, February 1st, 2015, 8:27 pm in Opinion
By Matthew Pinkham

Self-denigration seems to be a trend in modern society. The demonization of traditional values, consisting of an industrious work ethic, responsibility and, most importantly, success, are typically integrated into the liberal Progressive’s war cry. Of course, …

Sunday, February 1st, 2015, 8:25 pm in Opinion
By Nathaniel Trask

Since drones became popular amongst the general public, the ethics of their use have been highly debated. From taking high-resolution aerial photos or video of public events, such as concerts or sporting events, to surveilling enemy …

Sunday, January 25th, 2015, 7:20 pm in Opinion
By Katherine Revello

Rebellion is woven into the fabric of American political culture. It was the catalyst for independence and the adoption of the Constitution. Civil liberties, and their scope, have hinged on protests and marches.
Though often accompanied by …

Sunday, January 25th, 2015, 7:15 pm in Opinion
By Cameron Grover

In the past few weeks, I have seen a rise in awareness of something I call “man-space.” “Man-space” is the idea that empty space is waiting to be filled by a man, and the space being …

Sunday, January 25th, 2015, 7:12 pm in Opinion
By Matthew Pinkham

Few names in American politics carry the gravitas and impact of the name “Clinton.” You would be hard-pressed to find a surname shouted louder from Democrat rooftops, and, the way liberals carry on about Bill and …

Sunday, January 25th, 2015, 7:07 pm in Opinion
By Nathaniel Trask

Chivalry is nearly gone from our society. It’s the truth. While you may occasionally see a man holding the door open for a woman or helping her with her bags, it is not a regular act …