Category: Opinion


Pope Francis should stay politically neutral

For the third time in history, a Roman Catholic Pope is visiting America. Pope Francis arrived to Joint Base Andrews at 4 p.m., Tuesday, and was personally greeted by President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, and their families.

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Feminism does not equal man-hating

Feminism is an extremely important part of today’s political agenda. Yes, I know some of you reading this recoiled at the sight of the word, thinking I’m some man-hating social justice warrior that believes women are the superior gender in every way.


Respect for professors goes beyond the classroom

It is not an uncommon occurrence for a class to end with the slapping of notebooks and the sound of zippers buzzing, however, it is disheartening when these sounds drown out the sound of an unfinished lecture.

Sara Tweet

9/11 is the new day to live in infamy

Sept. 11, 2001, is a day that we, as a nation, will never forget, but that day, especially for people who lost loved ones, is a day that will never disappear from their memories.

The importance of the 1st amendment

The importance of the 1st amendment

The first amendment to the Constitution gives all Americans freedom of religion, freedom of speech or of the press, freedom to peaceably assemble, and the freedom to petition to the Government for a redress of grievances.

Ty Grasz

Exotic animals are best kept in the wild

There is a common misconception about owning exotic wildlife as pets in the world. Many people who elect to own a pet that is more unique than say a house cat or a dog, fail to see the larger picture that is associated with owning that type of pet.