Friday, November 17th 2017

America Needs to Pay its Debts

Richard Zierer The national debt isn’t a sexy issue in contemporary American politics, but this topic should matter to all of us. America’s debt, at...

Trying to Ban Guns Again Won’t Solve Anything

Rick Zierer After the tragedy last week in Las Vegas, many politicians and commentators argue that guns are the source of violence and that the...

Trump Should Stop Using Twitter to Discuss North Korea

Lauren Baker Donald Trump continues to unleash his inflammatory rhetoric on Twitter, this time attacking one of his own cabinet members. On Oct. 1, Trump...

Even Sports Players Aren’t Safe from Trump

Spencer Wu Copy Editor President Donald Trump once again continues his purging of protests, especially against actions he deems anti-patriotic or un-American. On Twitter, he publicly...

Don’t Give Alt-Right Speakers the Attention they Want

Walker Laughlin Staff Writer On Sunday, September 24, Milo Yiannopoulos stepped onto the University of Caifornia, Berkeley campus, sporting coiffed hair and sunglasses above a sweatshirt...

The Google Memo Was an Echo Chamber, Not a Conversation

Morgan Bubman Staff Writer A recently fired Google employee sparked controversy at the beginning of August by sharing a memo with all of his coworkers regarding...

Removing Statues Removes History

Spencer Wu Copy Editor In what seems to be the boiling over of racial tension between white nationalists and various ethnic groups, the protests in Charlottesville,...

Even Presidents Should Have Limits

Arturo Samaniego National Beat Reporter How much classified information should a president be allowed to disclose with foreign nations? This has become a legitimate question after...

Why China Should Be a Reminder about U.S. Hegemony

Jack Alegre Staff Writer Murmurs are rising with the United States sending a delegate to attend a conference for China’s ambitious “One Belt, One Road” program,...

Former Presidents Should be Wary of Paid Speeches

Arturo Samaniego Staff Writer President Barack Obama was recently paid a lavish sum of money to speak to a Wall Street firm. Obama, like many former...