All posts tagged "opinion"

  • Dark history, darker tourism

    History is impossible to remove from the minds of inhabitants, especially an entire nation’s past. It reminds them of everything they, or those before them, fought for and eventually lost. The hardship and torment can be seen...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • The NFL and domestic violence

    It is not secret that the NFL and its players have had an issue with domestic violence allegations and incidents, especially since Ray Rice was handed just a two-game suspension in 2014 after brutally beating his then-girlfriend...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • What Donald Trump can learn from George H. W. Bush

    George H. W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States died at age 94 on Nov. 30. Mr. Bush served as President from 1988 to 1992, Vice President under Ronald Reagan from 1980 to 1988, also...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • The pressure on LaMelo Ball

    “We got the guy who can make the blind see and the cripples walk in LaMelo Ball,” Spire Institute (in Geneva, Ohio) head coach Jermaine Jackson said. “Like Magic Johnson said in the 80s, don’t look down...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • Crossing the line

    We all have days where we need to vent and get everything off our shoulders. These days typically are not pretty and show a lot of tension. They may happen because of work, family life or your...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • This pattern of abuse is preventable

    “If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a village to abuse one,” Mitchell Garabedian said in the 2015 movie “Spotlight.” I watched this movie last week for the third time. Even then, I...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • What’s wrong with America?

    “Several college women were celebrating their 21st birthdays.” “Country music was blaring and beer was flowing.” “Then all of a sudden, into ‘College Country Night!’ at the Borderline Bar & Grill stepped a man with a gun.”...

    • Posted November 13, 2018
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  • Gulf of Mexico oil spill close to breaking records

    Do you know about the nation’s longest lasting oil spill? I’m willing to bet you don’t. And did you know that it is still an issue? I was unaware of the Taylor Energy Corporation until a close...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • Elizabeth Warren’s tribal politics

    When Sen. Elizabeth Warren decided to release the results of her DNA test Oct. 15, she applied a new test of her own. For her next act, Warren will test if advancing oneself through blatant cultural appropriation...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • Why you should vote for Republicans

    Letter to the Editor- Officers of the College Republicans It is often said that the current election is most important in our history. In fact, one can find statements from nearly every politician in every election that...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • Why you should vote Democrat

     Letter to the Editor- Officers of the QU Democrats The 2018 Midterm Elections are most definitely one of the most crucial elections of our lifetime. While exercising your right to vote is always an important choice to...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • The NFL is making progress

    At the end of the 2017 NFL season, Eric Reid became a free agent after his contract expired with the San Francisco 49ers. After being drafted 18th overall in the 2013 NFL Draft, Reid was a one-time...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Dear Journalism Students

    Today’s Daily News layoff, of half the staff including editor-in-chief, Jim Rich, may have you believing that news is truly dying. But these drastic cuts are only preparing us – the media student, for the new wave...

    • Posted July 23, 2018
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  • How I Died in a Fortnite Game

    Do I consider myself a gamer? No. I’ve played games, but usually those that provide little to no pressure. So I was nervous when I tried a hand at Fortnite: Battle Royale, the latest interactive video game...

    • Posted April 30, 2018
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