02 Nov 2017

Celebrities use fame to impact change

A few weeks ago, I attended a Harry Styles concert in Irving, Texas, and I was happily reminded of the positive influence celebrities and public figures can have on the public. One of the statements Styles repeated throughout his show was “Treat people with kindness.” This statement was also printed

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01 Nov 2017

Standing for justice by taking a knee

National Football League players continue to stand for what they believe is right by taking a knee. The idea of taking a knee for social justice started last season, when San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick repeatedly knelt during the national anthem. Kaepernick said by not standing during the anthem

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01 Nov 2017

Wesleyan reacts to kneeling

Football players kneeling during the national anthem has become extremely controversial. Texas Wesleyan Athletic Director Steve Trachier said he has mixed emotions about the subject. “I have three brothers who served in the armed forces and were honored with military funerals,” said Trachier, who is also head women’s basketball coach.

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10 Oct 2017

Mutants and Star Trek take over fall TV

When students get a break from studying for exams or practicing for games, they can check out the brand new and returning shows on TV or online this fall, all of which will either creep you out or keep you on the edge of your seat. The first one to

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10 Oct 2017

The world lost an icon when Hugh Hefner died

On Sept. 27, the world lost Hugh Hefner, an icon who was dynamic in not only the sexual revolution, but also the civil rights movement and the fight for LGBT equality. Hefner, who died at age 91 in his Beverly Hills estate, was often portrayed in a negative light because

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