Browsing the "Issues" Category

The USA’s Role in Combating the Islamic State

October 20th, 2014 | by Ryan Jarouche

America’s movement into the Middle East in the years following September 11th has been criticized, praised, and picked apart from


Losing the War of Leaders

February 6th, 2014 | by Isaac Maycock

When I was 10, I blatantly lied to my father for the first time. I’d had a friend over and


America’s Problem With Richard Sherman

January 23rd, 2014 | by Isaac Maycock

I should preface this post by saying that this is not truly a political piece. That said, it also isn’t


Eighth Time Not a Charm for Kerry in Middle East

November 20th, 2013 | by Isaac Maycock

Two weeks ago, US Secretary of State John Kerry made his eighth visit to Israel and the West Bank. Members


Print vs. Digital

March 26th, 2013 | by Ben Krawitz

Concrete Tradition By: Paul Quin When I was young, there was a newspaper strike. People noticed – partly because Tales


Hip-Hop: A Dying Breed?

February 26th, 2013 | by Ben Krawitz

Gone As We Know It! By: Jackson Howard Hip-hop was born in the boroughs of New York, the child of


Love or Lust?

February 12th, 2013 | by Ben Krawitz

Settle Down By: Grant Schroll The concept of dating has been around for hundreds of years. Dating is a form


Hipster Culture

January 29th, 2013 | by Ben Krawitz

The Never Branded By: Kristen Cleghorn Hipsters: love them or hate them (or you may be one of them), the


Is University Necessary?

January 22nd, 2013 | by Ben Krawitz

Learning Through Critique By: James Paul Holloway University is necessary. It is necessary as an institution because of the value


Facebooking and Your Mental Health

November 28th, 2012 | by Ben Krawitz

Log-In By: Stephanie Pappas According to three new studies, Facebook can be tough on mental health, offering an all-too-alluring medium


Why Vote?

October 17th, 2012 | by Ben Krawitz

Fighting for the Franchise By: Scott L. Stabler, PhD Every adult American has the civic duty to vote in each


NASA: Private Enterprise?

October 10th, 2012 | by Ben Krawitz

Steady Direction By: Dr. Ben Longmier Fifty-four years ago, NASA emerged from the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) and


Unpaid Internships

September 12th, 2012 | by Ben Krawitz

Will Work for Skills By: Zachary Alexander Internship positions — whether paid or not — are an important component of


Slactivism

April 11th, 2012 | by Ben Krawitz

Sharing Information By: Scott Campbell The rise of social media has brought about important transformations in the ways that people


For Sale

November 9th, 2011 | by Ben Krawitz

POINT: Prostitution is an inherently immoral and predatory institution. COUNTERPOINT: Sex work can be freely chosen and empowering... decriminalizing prostitution is a step towards a more peaceful, inclusive society



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