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Letter to the Editor: Campus coverage of blackface incident disappointing, says alumna

November 11, 2010

While perusing last week’s issue of The Campus, I came across ABC’s ad for the Tuesday discussion. I looked for the main article and found nothing, not even a blurb in a cramped Features corner announcing the event. Then...

Editorial 11/4

November 4, 2010

Fan of Fox News? Come on! Oh, you prefer MSNBC? Just as bad. There, Jon Stewart had it right during his Rally to Restore Sanity. Cable news is broken, and as Americans have increasingly turned to the television for their...

Political Herd: Republican Columnist

November 4, 2010

The message came in loud and clear to both sides of the aisle. Winners from both parties were anti-Washington and anti-incumbency, candidates who proved that they too yearn for something different (notice I didn’t say change)...

Political Herd: Democratic Columnist

November 4, 2010

This weekend I made the brilliant decision to skip the Friday night Halloween scene and wake up at 3 a.m. Saturday to catch a bus to Washington, D.C. I was one of those crazy enough to attempt to restore sanity. ...

BP’s new PR campaign avoids real problem

November 4, 2010

It’s not surprising to learn that the largest industry in the Gulf Coast is oil, earning $124 billion a year. The second-largest industry is tourism, constituting roughly 30 to 40 percent of the economy in the area and earning...

The Campus votes, urges you to follow

October 28, 2010

It’s that time of year again! Yes, midterms, and they’re awful, we know. We feel it too. But get your noses out of your books for a second and try to remember what other time of year it is. Yes, Halloween, and we know you’re...

Letter to the Editor- Energy Challenge

October 28, 2010

Dear Editor, Hey you, wearing that glow–in–the–dark bracelet! We like your style, but do you really know what it means? Just in case you haven’t heard, it is for the campus-wide Energy Challenge. The Energy...

Politicians revise history to manipulate voters

October 28, 2010

It is truly amazing that in every election cycle, without fail, politicians decide to make up their own history. This year, the most manipulated aspects of history are the events surrounding health care, specifically with regard...

Don’t vote for the wrong reasons

October 28, 2010

Oh glory, I’m angry. Aren’t you angry? Sure you are. But why are we so angry? We’re angry because of the social and political climate in this country. Things ain’t the way they used to be or so it seems. The...

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