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Monday, December 17, 2018

A Major Problem in Education Involving The Study of Government and Politics

By: Michael Jennette One of the biggest problems with our school systems is the severe lack of education when it comes to perhaps the biggest entity in our lives: The United States Government. Only 60% of...

Social Media is Ruining Our Social Skills

By Emily Halpern Is social media even social? When you think about it, it couldn’t be more antisocial. Time spent curled up behind a smartphone, not talking to anyone, while scrolling and posting our way...

The Definition of Nicole Salzano: Strong

By Colin Curtin Strong: adjective having or marked by great physical power, having moral or intellectual power. As a student athlete, it is a requirement of you to be strong both physically and mentally. However, that...

College Textbook Prices: Out of Control?

By Steve Couroupacis In today’s society, millions of college graduates are buried in student debt. Reasons for debt typically include tuition, housing, meal plans, and other miscellaneous costs. However, one of the most overlooked expenses...

Freedom vs. safety: the perennial gun control conflict

Since the Parkland shooting, America has gone through a sort of genesis – a new wave of gun control advocacy – that has simultaneously emboldened young people and made the National Rifle Association shake...

How Parkland Has Changed the Way We Discuss the Debate on Gun Control

By Christina DiStefano In the wake of the Parkland tragedy, young survivors are taking action for stricter gun control in the United States. They are protesting gun violence and pressuring lawmakers to put restrictions on...

Why College Athletes Should Be Paid

By Annie Campbell Over the past decade or so, there has been an ongoing debate over whether collegiate athletes, specifically football and basketball players, should be paid. It seems as though everybody has a different...

An Endangered Republic? Not So Much

By Michael Troy As we traverse through yet another year on this Earth, many in the media would have us believe that the world is on the precipice of destruction. Nuclear war, climate change, and...

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