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Texas State should offer a scholarship for video games

Sports and entertainment have a history of being one-track, get-rich-quick opportunities. Electronic sports or “eSports” is the competitive variant of the ubiquitous pastime of video...

Trump’s U.N. speech is the worst stand-up since Tim Allen

President Donald Trump carried on the presidential tradition of speaking in front of the United Nations Sept. 13. However, unlike his predecessors, his performance...

Decolonizing headlines

Last week, The University Star erroneously classified the mass shooting in Las Vegas, which resulted in the death of 59 people, as the “Deadliest Massacre in...

Climate change? Unlikely, but Bigfoot? I’s seent it.

There are a few things in life that are indisputable fact. John Wayne would’ve been this country’s greatest president, the concept of Godzilla is...

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...

Why the Iran Deal matters

Though the Iran deal has been out of the news, it has regained relevance under the Trump administration. The Iran deal refers to an...

The NFL and the spineless Roger Goodell

The NFL and its commissioner, Roger Goodell, have worked hard to create an image of good character and responsibility by being unbending with their domestic...

Palestine is not the victim

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been the center of attention for decades and will most likely continue to be for quite some time. A crucial...

The Israeli occupation of Palestine is terrorism

The conflict on Palestinian land that is perpetuated by Israeli forces has long been beyond the scope of any reasonable claim that the Israeli...

The energy you save: why I can’t be bothered by another case of Greek...

Over the past weekend, members of Alpha Delta Pi, a predominantly white sorority at Texas State University, drew controversy after pictures of them playfully...