The New Anti-Free Speech Movement

by Luke Clemente Free speech is a necessary for democracy. Ideas are presented and discussed and with intelligent conversation and a fair media, the best idea is triumphant. Free speech is guaranteed under the first amendment amendment. Throughout history the groups who have held back free speech have been the most destructive, authoritative ideologies of history. University of Southern California Berkeley has the center of the battle for free speech for many years. In 1965 students formed a movement…

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A modest compromise on bathrooms

by Dom Decinti Politics and legislation is about compromise, but you wouldn’t know it by listening to today’s college students. The NCAA, the NBA, and huge chain multinational corporations all shout about how the world should turn in the direction they want. But nonetheless, we must compromise to achieve any success in the American experiment. So when a debate arises, we must work to the middle of the discussion. If there are a majority of Republicans in an area,…

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After the Mushroom Cloud Cleared, Gorsuch Came Out Alive

by Jack Torrance President Trump has completed another one of his major campaign promises: appointing a new, conservative justice to the Supreme Court to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia. Judge Neil Gorsuch was confirmed on Friday, April 7, by the Senate in a 54-45 vote to be the 113th Justice of the Supreme Court. Democrats have been pledging for months to block his confirmation because Republicans wouldn’t vote on Obama’s nominee. The Senate Democrats filibustered the vote on…

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Mutually Assured Destruction Might be a Real Possibility

by Sulla On Thursday, April 6th, a US warship launched an attack on a Syrian airbase in response to the allegations that Assad, the current leader of Syria, used a poison gas on his own people. Some context will be necessary to fully understand the importance of these actions. For some Millennials, and all succeeding generations, America has not been in a state of peace for the entirety of their lives. Our involvement in Afghanistan, followed by our invasion…

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