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The wealthy should not be allowed to reproduce

Questioning whether we should take our right to have children as a given has, for good reason, always been controversial. I happen to agree that...

The Flaws in Trump’s Mass Deportation Plan

By Amanda Wood President-elect Donald Trump has declared that once he takes office, he will have three million undocumented immigrants deported for being criminals. However,...

Talk It Out: NASA & Funding Space Exploration

Host Mikala Everett moderates a discussion between columnists Jourdan Bartels and Bridgett Reneau on whether or not the United States should continue to fund...

Pray for Haiti—and other countries in need of help

When disaster strikes and millions of people are left without homes or loved ones, it seems as though American sympathy only extends to other...

Charlie Sheen’s announcement uncovers lack of HIV education

After being shamelessly blackmailed by a handful of people into paying upwards of $10 million, Charlie Sheen was forced to announce on Tuesday that...
Millennials taking a selfie in front of gravestones

Ten industries on the millennials’ kill list

As of late, the millennial generation seems to be to blame for putting an end to various industries. Whether it‘s diamonds, cruises or department...
Illustration of a robot working on an automated system

Automation systems and the dangers they bring

The technological innovations and advancements of the future are regarded with both excitement and fear. Artificial intelligence and automation in both personal and professional...

From underdog to frontrunner

The 2016 presidential race was kicked in to high gear at the Texas Tribune Festival as news reporters gathered to examine and evaluate the...
A university education ought to promote the cause of humanism: a tradition that formed the patrimony of Europe for centuries, and created common ways of doing and thinking.

The modern university can recover its humanism

The modern university is commendable for fostering an atmosphere of learning, research and education. Texas State University supports this with the Albert B. Alkek...

San Marcos should adopt “Don’t Block the Box” initiative

The “Don’t Block the Box” initiative gaining traction in Austin should be implemented in San Marcos. It is easy to do and would make a...