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Hillary Clinton email ‘scandal’ a non-issue

Politics are often marred with controversy and scandal—some real and others false. If there is one thing spiraling out of control in the race...

Technology exacerbates cultural divides

Technology has tethered itself into our networked lives. It has emphasized and exacerbated cultural divides and deep-rooted beliefs contrary to the societal progress inherent...

To tip or not to tip, that is the question?

Tipping is an American staple, but the history and pervasion of the gratuity culture is not all apple pies and baseball. The modern tipping culture...

Ne’er-do-Wellers attempt to disenchant the Enchanted Rock

Rising amidst Texas Hill Country, the Enchanted Rock shimmers with the promise of stories told and untold. The enchantment of the area was unfortunately...
Illustration of a man holding on to the female gender symbol while surrounded by both gender symbols

Mack Beggs has made history and changed the transgender community for the better

Mack Beggs is a 17-year-old transgender student who recently gained national attention after he was faced with an uncompromising choice: to wrestle against girls...

Student debt will continue to grow

In high school, college is viewed as a magical place where students take classes that truly interest them, only attend half the day and...

Adoption shouldn’t be hard for same-sex couples

Adoption is a great way for many people to start a family, help a child in need and build a life of happiness. However,...

Unicorn emojis and Ariana Grande: How the dude-bro culture is destroying itself

Who knew unicorns and phones were exclusive to women? Better yet, who knew objectifying and placing undue gender expectations on them could be so...

Body Cameras

The "bathroom bill" panel, consisting of activists and state representatives, listen attentively Sept. 23 as a member of the audience asks questions during the annual Texas Tribune Festival.

Texas Tribune Festival’s “bathroom bill” panel filled with Republican animosity

This summer, Texans saw the rise and fall of the so-called bathroom bill in the Texas Legislature, which would have denied transgender individuals the use of...