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The Main Point: Nazis have no place at Texas State

A mob of torch-wielding white protestors proudly decorated in swastikas and Hitler quotes, chanting known Third Reich slogans and raising their arms in historically...

Dear San Marcos, mermaids are not a pressing issue

In the last few years, San Marcos has become inundated with mermaid imagery. From murals to parades, to sculptures, the rebranding of our city...

Protest against Austin bar leads owner to apologize for offensive actions

After various sexist, racist, Islamophobic and hateful rhetoric from the owner and staff of a bar in Austin, protests are breaking out across the...

Make San Marcos great again: Protect our immigrants

The summer of 2017 has tested San Marcos residents in more ways than just the nearly insufferable heat. As we settle into the first...

College: improve yourself, improve the world

If you were ever told that high school would hold the best years of your life, you were lied to. Attending Texas State will...

Grunge is dead and so are all my heroes, but I’m...

Chris Cornell’s death came as an absolute shock to the world. The string of suicides and accidental overdoses married to the ‘90s grunge scene...

Plasma donation centers exploit college students and the poor

College students frequently struggle to make ends meet and often live paycheck to paycheck. Some use creative ways to make extra money. Plasma donation...

Memes: The millennials’ call to arms

In the age of the absurd and hyper-real, cultural and intellectual diffusion will not be left up to mundane literature or philosophical posturing. Millennials...

Representation in the 2020 census is vital for LGBTQIA equality

Controversy sparked after it was reported the United States Census Bureau would include LGBTQIA individuals in the 2020 census, only to backtrack shortly after...