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Fulle: Stop pitting activism against education

Matt Fulle, Op-Ed Contributor

May 25, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Sociology Prof. Beth Redbird recently brought a public relations spokesman from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to speak to her class. Student protests promptly shut down the lecture. I walked by the demonstration on...

Masson: Following Syria missile attack, news media are perpetuating dangerous U.S. policies

Ryan Masson, Op-Ed Contributor

April 10, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

Immediately following the Trump administration’s missile strike on the al-Shayrat airbase in Syria last Thursday, voices in the mainstream media started manufacturing consent for another war in the Middle East. As news of...

American Muslim comedian discusses racial identity through comedy

Isha Bhutada, Reporter

October 30, 2015

Filed under Campus

Chicago-based stand-up comedian Azhar Usman examined the tensions surrounding national, cultural and religious identity during the Muslim-cultural Student Association’s annual fall entertainment event Thursday night. In the...

Plugged In: New airplane electronic policy isn’t breaking news

Morgan Kinney, Columnist

November 3, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Technology (Current), The Current

The day has finally come: You can now use your cell phone and read your Kindle on airplanes during takeoff and landing (though phone calls remain prohibited). The Federal Aviation Administration announced Thursday that airplane...