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Alysha Hurst

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SMPD adoption of body cameras will shine light on injustice

It is no secret police have gotten away with brutality for way too long. It’s also not a secret white police are highly favored...

You Can’t Sit With Us: The fierceness of #BlackGirlMagic

If you’ve ever wondered why my beautiful chocolate skin glistens in the sunlight with enhanced shades of glitter and melanated magnificence, it is just...

Senior students are tired of post-graduation questions

As the semester comes to an end, seniors can’t help but think about their future after graduation. Achieving such an accomplishment calls for many...

The power of makeup is more than just ‘putting on a...

Every beauty lover goes through the same thing. We get asked why we wear makeup so much or why it takes so long to...

Recent construction changes face of San Marcos

San Marcos is the fastest growing city in the nation due to an increasing residential and student population. However, there are so many construction...

In Defense of Women: Supreme Court takes on Texas’ backward abortion...

On March 2 the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the most important abortion case in two decades and the first major controversial case...

Black History Month: An ode to the black man

No longer can a nation full of prejudice and racism cause black men to become discouraged. It is time for appreciation, admiration and respect....

Black History Month: The hypocrisy of celebrating nonblack women for the...

Aesthetics are an integral part of the way we make sense of the world and ourselves. Contemporary messages teach black women our features are...

Black History Month: Thanks Obama, the historical significance and progressive impact...

On Nov. 4, 2008, America elected the most progressive president in generations. This past election showed our country finally becoming more concerned about who...

The Black Perspective: Black History Month, Texas State and #BlackLivesMatter

Host Brandon Sams is joined by opinions columnist Alysha Hurst, Sterling Wilmer, and Mikala Everett in the annual series A Community of Culture: The...