24 Sep 2018

Journalists are not America’s enemies

To my Wesleyan community, I want you to know that despite what you hear from President Donald Trump, the media, which includes myself, is NOT the enemy of the people. This past July, Trump tweeted, “The Summit with Russia was a great success, except with the real enemy of the

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20 Sep 2018

Off the Record: Police Brutality, Flat Earth, and Colin Kaepernick

This week on “Off the Record” LaTerra Wair and Hannah Lathen talk about police brutality, flat earth, and Colin Kaepernick, “Off the Record” is a podcast hosted by LaTerra Wair and Hannah Lathen that discusses news events going on at Texas Wesleyan University, current events in the world, and controversial

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04 Sep 2018

Inmates protest prison slavery

Prisoners across the U.S. are taking part in a 19-day protest of inhumane treatment in what could be the biggest prison strike in American history. Jailhouse Lawyers Speak, an advocacy group for prisoners run by prisoners, is leading the protest. JLS released a statement Aug. 21 on itsgoingdown.org that said

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24 Apr 2018

Dumb tweets shouldn’t mean expulsion

When universities make headlines, they don’t want it to because a student goes viral for saying the N-word on social media. In late March, sophomore Jillian Kirk from Michigan State University posted a racist message on SnapChat that was put on Twitter and retweeted more than 11,000 times. According to

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04 Apr 2018

Degrees alone won’t get students jobs

You got your degree. What now? Most people want to believe that once they graduate they’ll go straight to work. But does getting a degree really guarantee you a job? According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, as of Feb 2018, people over 25 with degrees had less unemployment

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