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The Weight of Words

The Weight of Words

November 5, 2019

The “Q Word”

The “Q Word”

November 5, 2019

Costume Catastrophe: Where do we Draw the Line on the First Amendment?

Nathan Cooper, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Although the employees’ costumes were in bad taste and offensive, we should not fire them or even punish them. The University is a publicly funded institution, and as such is held to a stricter interpretation of the first ame...

Costume Catastrophe: Has Halloween Become a Holiday for Racists?

Claire Starling, Staff Writer

November 5, 2019

Halloween has been regarded as a celebrated and time honored tradition that holds many different meanings for many people. For kids, it’s the time of year to have fun and load up on delicious candy. For teens, it’s the ti...

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