Opinion


EDITORIAL: Trump Jr.'s Skittles tweet is overly simplistic

EDITORIAL: Trump Jr.'s Skittles tweet is overly simplistic

Comparing refugees to a bowl of Skittles is lazy and incorrect. Read more


COLUMN: The Alt-Right must be stopped

The left must devise new methods to appeal to disenfranchised voters or risk the continued rise of the Alt-Right. Read more

COLUMN: Podcasts promote productivity

Listening to a podcast is a more productive way to spend your idle time. Read more

COLUMN: The Alt-Right must be stopped

The left must devise new methods to appeal to disenfranchised voters or risk the ... Read more

COLUMN: Look inward for motivation

Extrinsic motivation can reduce and gradually deplete our intrinsic motivation. Read more

COLUMN: NASA has nothing to do with astrology

"Astronomy" and "astrology" are two very different things. Read more

COLUMN: How it feels to be catcalled

It's hard to understand the dehumanizing feeling until you've experienced it firsthand. ... Read more

COLUMN: America's military is totally overfunded

Unnecessary defense spending would be better allocated toward pressing domestic ... Read more


Podcast

Out in the Open, Episode 1: Freedom of student journalism


Out in the Open features discussions and debates on hot topics and pressing issues in current events. The show is hosted by the Opinion editor, Madison Hogan, and stars columnists ...



Letters to the editor

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Letter to the editor #1

Dr. Jill Stein represents the right path for our country Read more

Letter to the editor #3

The idea that victims need to be believed without first trying the potential criminal ... Read more

Letter to the editor #1

No doubt many on campus are happy with Dunn’s Woods being lit at night, but ... Read more

Letter to the editor #2

I’m happy that others are voting for third-party candidates and thereby abandoning ... Read more