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Wind Turbines in Wisconsin: The Problems They Create

Wind Turbines in Wisconsin: The Problems They Create
November 24, 2020

We are all familiar with these last few decades trying to show environmental importance and pushing a much-needed appreciative attitude of our environment. It has been incredible to see how far our society...

TIK TOK AND POLITICS

TIK TOK AND POLITICS
November 24, 2020

TikTok, the app filled with dance challenges, filters, and... politics? You might have a video discussing the dismantling of the electoral college pop up in your feed, polished off with a catchy beat....

Kamala Harris is making history

Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris and President-elect Joe Biden celebrate with supporters after declaring victory at the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware, on Nov. 7.
November 24, 2020

Kamala Harris is making history as she will be not only the first woman, but also the first African-America and Asian-American vice president of the United States. This is huge for our country, and it...

Toss the old salad, it’s national clean your fridge day 

November 11, 2020

Clean your fridge out. It’s dirty and there’s a tub of moldy yogurt that’s been sitting in the back corner for the last three months. If not today, you should at least take advantage of National...

The best and worst reasons to live in Wisconsin 

The best and worst reasons to live in Wisconsin 
November 11, 2020

Wisconsinites - have you ever really sat down and thought about how amazing our state is? Wisconsin has so many cool places to go and things to experience, yet I feel like most of us often...

Why Fall Is the Best Season 

Why Fall Is the Best Season 
Changing leaves, temperate weather, and crisp air all make fall the best season.
November 11, 2020

There’s just something about autumn. The leaves falling, the crisp air, the decorations, some may even say the general vibe of fall is the ideal time. The weather, for one, is always perfectly temperate....

Starbucks and performative activism  

Starbucks and performative activism  
November 2, 2020

I don’t like Starbucks.    And no, it’s not because everything is overpriced, or because it’s just too “mainstream” or whatever some coffee snobs say (or because that one time...

A look at how the sausage that is college policy is made

October 28, 2020

Two major policies have landed on the desk of President Dr. Jack Daniels III for him to consider. One policy could ensure that faculty communicate with their students in a timely fashion, while the...

Indigenous People’s Day displacing discrimination 

October 28, 2020

Columbus Day is reaching its end as it’s steadily being replaced by Indigenous People’s Day. This seems more than ideal. Why should Columbus and the “discovery” of America be commemorated? If we...

Can the Wealthy End World Hunger? 

Can the Wealthy End World Hunger? 
October 28, 2020

At a current net worth of almost $200 billion, Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, is the richest man in the world.   You must wonder what someone could possibly do...

Trump’s Taxes 

An investigation by the New York Times published on Sep. 27, reported that President Trump paid just $750 in taxes the year he won the presidency.
October 14, 2020

I live a pretty ordinary college student life. I have never been a billionaire; I have never had my own tv show; I have never run a business, and I have never been the president....

Presidential debate a mess, vice-presidential debate a success

October 14, 2020

Within the past few weeks, we have seen two of the most important events of the presidential election, with the first presidential debate of 2020 on Sept. 29 and...

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