Opinion

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Street harassment is never acceptable

I was returning home after working a Saturday shift at the mall. I was dressed for work – that is, straight-leg pants, a long T-shirt, a sweater, with a bit of makeup on and my hair styled. I wanted to grab a quick meal so I stopped and went into...

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“Family values: Safety of all people”

Yet another political event was held at Winthrop University leading up to the election in November; this time, Ted Cruz, Ben Carson and Rick Santorum – who visited on behalf of Marco Rubio – came to talk about family values and race issues with...

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Online dating stigmas

Dating has gone the way of the typewriter – which is just a fancy way of saying that dating has changed, altered alongside the developments of the modern world. People don’t date anymore, they “talk.” “Talking” is a vague way of...

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Does your vote matter?

The talk of presidential debates and politics are inescapably heard and gaining more steam as the primary votes loom in the near future. The Electoral College consists of 538 electors. A majority of 270 electoral votes is required to elect the...

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New social media movement is a #Wasteoftime

Today, social media movements are about as common as going to the doctor’s office. So, this new #Wastehistime2016 was probably bound to happen. However, just because social media movements like #Wastehistime2016 are common doesn’t make what they...

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Reaching out to refugees

War does not discriminate and neither should we. There are approximately 13.5 million people, many of which are children, who are in dire need of assistance with money, shelter and food. Thousands by the day are fleeing the war ridden country of...

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America doesn’t need to follow Trump

As hundreds of people filed into Winthrop’s Coliseum – the arena of Trump – on Jan. 8, attendees witnessed the reality of a man that has pulled America apart. Cheers erupted across the room. Love for a misinformed business man was...