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With people filling the streets of St. Louis in protest following the acquittal of Jason Stockley, the former police officer…

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Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me. But they do. Words have a way…

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In an excerpt from Plato’s “Symposium,” Aristophanes recounts a Greek myth on the origins of love. According to ol’ Aristophanes,…

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College, it is important to establish relationships. Whether that relationship be with peers, instructors, or the library staff (get to…

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I traded in my work boots for student loans. It was a strategic decision. After I got laid off in…

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What’s your definition of a woman who partakes in sexual activity at her own discretion? We live in a time…

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As often as civil rights issues make headlines, they still tend to affect our daily lives in ways that are…

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Aug. 14, 2016, the first NFL preseason game is set to begin. The announcer says, “Will everyone rise for the…

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Houstonians struck by Hurricane Harvey found Lakewood Church closed to those seeking shelter. The moment word got out via Twitter…

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“You’re pretty for a black girl!” …Um thanks. “You’re the prettiest black girl I’ve seen!” …Cool, I guess. “You know…

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The instructor-initiated drop policy allows faculty to drop students who exceed the absence or missed assignment limit in their classes.…

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Imagine stepping outside one morning with a cup-of-joe in hand, only to see your neighbor watering your grass in his…