All posts tagged "opinion"

  • The divide within our kind

    A light-skinned black woman and a dark-skinned black woman walk along the streets of Portugal. One lives in New Jersey and the other in Mississippi, yet both become good friends in spite of their physical differences because...

    • Posted February 13, 2019
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  • Shut down, but not sleeping

    I don’t always go to D.C., but when I do, the government is shut down, there’s a historic snow storm, which shuts the government down even more, a terror plot targeting the White House is foiled by...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • We need to rescue our memory now

    Do you occasionally forget where you set your keys, your phone or your QCard? I am ashamed to admit it, but I can’t be the only one on this campus that does. For years, I have dealt...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac should join the fossil fuel divestment campaign

    You may have heard about the fastest growing global divestment campaign in world history. So far, according to the acclaimed American environmental activist, Bill McKibben, the fossil fuel divestment campaign has resulted in almost $8 trillion divested...

    • Posted January 22, 2019
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  • 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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