Opinion

Bernie Sanders wins at promoting his ideas

By Troy Daugherty At this point Bernie Sanders is most likely not going to be the Democratic nominee. After this Tuesday’s primaries, in which Clinton won four out of the five states, he is behind over 300 pledged delegates. That number rises to over 800 when super-delegates, which are stupid, are calculated in as well. […]

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Thirteen ways to avoid pesky click-bait media

By Casey Jones Almost every college student has a social network account, such as Facebook, Twitter, or Tumblr. However, many users have probably noticed that over the course of the past year or so that many posts have turned from a standard status, tweet, or text post to a seemingly never-ending stream of links to […]

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Transgenderism of children is just child abuse

By Angela Lingg Child abuse—those two words can make anyone’s blood boil with anger and their heart break with sadness. The smallest most innocent member of our societies are to be protected and nurtured. The College of Pediatricians recently published a controversial statement, written by several medical doctors, to educators and legislators to “reject all […]

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Psychedelic mushrooms: Cheap, fun and illegal

By Ethan Ball Psilocybin mushrooms, otherwise known by their street names of psychedelic mushrooms or “boomers,” are nothing new to humans. Historians believe that hallucinogens may have been used as far back as 9000 BCE in North Africa. There are collectively more than 200 species of psilocybin mushrooms, ranging from the psilocybe azurescens, aka “Flying […]

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Stereotypes feed the fire of overt racism

By Casey Jones In modern society, many people believe racism to be a thing of the past. However, with the rise of Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential campaign, it is clear that this is not the case. In fact, a world that is free of racism may never come to be. There have been […]

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Clinton’s lead is not quite what it seems

By Troy Daugherty If you have been keeping up with the Democratic Primary, then you have probably noticed that Hillary Clinton has compiled a huge lead. Or, at least, it looks like a huge lead, looking just at the graphs. However, a lot of these graphs are misleading because they include super-delegates into the delegate […]

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International Women’s Day hasn’t helped yet

By Branson Strasner International Women’s Day is a holiday celebrated in much of the world, primarily in Russia and its surrounding countries. The American Socialist Party first observed the holiday in 1908 and it has since spread through other socialist movements throughout Russia, China, Cuba and other smaller countries. These oppressive governments may have used […]