Does Europe Belong to Europeans?

by Vincent Cucchiara Consider Colonialism, one of the great sins of the West (or so the left says), in which Europeans traveling from Europe to the Americas, Africa, parts of the Middle East and Asia hoped to gain control over more resources, sometimes at the expense of the native population. Surely, any self-respecting, socially conscious progressive today would tell you that Colonialism was a great tragedy. It was wrong to exploit the resources of the native populations of any…

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CNN Wants to Ban Their Own Term

by Vincent Cucchiara CNN published an opinion article on why the term “fake news” ought to be banned. Stating “When we use the term ‘fake news’ it is not only self-defeating, it oversimplifies a very complex problem” the authors seemed hopeful that if the term were to no longer be used, then perhaps people might view CNN itself as a more reputable news outlet. If this was in fact their desire, then perhaps they should have considered a few…

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Transgender Day of Remembrance

by Sarah Nahrgang November 20th is Transgender Day of Remembrance, and as such, we must take the day to specifically remember transgender victims of violent crime. 2017 is apparently the deadliest year on record for transgenders, with 25 transgender people being killed this past year in America, supposedly for reasons relating to transphobia or some form of discrimination. According to one Human Rights Campaign article, “Some of these cases involve clear anti-transgender bias. In others, the victim’s transgender status…

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There Just Aren’t Enough POC to Go Around!

by Vincent Cucchiara On Friday, November 10th, the Daily Collegian’s Editorial board wrote and published an Opinion article entitled “Penn State claims to be a diverse and inclusive community, but is it really?” lamenting the implied lack of diversity saying “Penn State Admissions Office released this year’s statistics for admissions requirements, and when it comes to campus diversity, we’re not that impressed with the numbers.” The main focus of this article is to point out the simple mathematical problem standing in the…

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The Machine

by Vincent Cucchiara The mechanisms of the modern world are against you. You who want a future for your children are discouraged in favor of those who fail to fulfill the most basic criteria for parents. You who want the chance to prove yourselves are turned away in favor of the broken and less able. You who have heritage to be proud of are shouted down by those whose ancestors contributed little or nothing. This country was established as…

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Texas Church Shooting

by Vincent Cucchiara On Sunday, November 6th, Devin Patrick Kelley of Texas shot up a church in Sutherland Springs, killing 26 people and sending several more to the hospital before he was finally apprehended. After he left the church, locals Stephen Willeford and Johnnie Langendorff pursued Kelley’s vehicle until the attacker was run off the road. Willeford first opened fire on Kelley outside the church, then continued his pursuit in Langendorff’s vehicle. According to early police reports, after Kelley was run…

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Diversity as State Ideology: The Accelerating Death of Traditional America

by Kevin Fenchak America, a country once founded on national self-determination, has had its sovereignty swept out from under it in recent history. Most of the major developments in this trend have taken place well within living memory, from the gutting of domestic manufacturing in the name of free trade, to recent attempts to hand off internet regulations and copyright enforcement to international bodies and corporations. Far and away the most egregious of these betrayals has been the imposition…

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Islamic Terrorist Attack in NYC

by Vincent Cucchiara Yesterday afternoon Uzbekistani alien Sayfullo Saipov, former uber driver turned terrorist, used a rented Home Depot pickup-truck to mow down pedestrians on a crowded street in New York City. The attack left 8 dead and 11 more hospitalized. Saipov was admitted into the United States on a green card lottery, officially the Diversity Immigrant Visa. This may raise a few eyebrows among those critical of “diversity” as a publicly funded federal government program. Saipov was reported…

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