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Recognize binge-watching for the unhealthy behavior that it is

Everyone’s had those days when “adulting” is not in the equation – and so binge-watching Netflix it is. College students have gained the capability to...

Black History Month: The colorism, racism present in the natural hair movement

The natural hair movement among curly, coily, kinky Afro-textured hair is a beautiful thing. It teaches acceptance of oneself and builds confidence in people...

The Black Perspective: Black Racism, Black Women’s Appropriation and Supporting Black Business

In the third episode the quartet challenges the layman definition of racism and why a more sociological approach is necessary. They also tackle the...

Black History Month: An ode to black beauty

Every now and then, we are lucky enough to stumble across moments of true beauty, and I experience this every time I attend a...

New era of Student Government is on the horizon

With the clear and evident ineffectiveness of previous administrations, the student body at Texas State is hoping change is on the horizon with this...

The Mormon Church does not practice hate

In a Jan. 29 column by the University Star, it was insinuated that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was attempting to...

Don’t be a fool, be informed

Most people who argue on behalf of their political affiliations on social media or in their day-to-day lives are nothing but fools. Let’s be...

Sweeping it under the rug, America’s heroin epidemic

Since 2003, the United States has seen a 63 percent increase in heroin use, and the most dramatic spike happened after 2007. Heroin, arguably being...

The corporate-right’s fantasy of personhood

Corporations are not human and should not share the same rights as humans. Nevertheless, corporations and their armies of lawyers have toiled over a century...

The mythical un-feminist Clinton opponents

There is an inaccurate myth circulating in conventional politics, and its advocates insinuate that anti-Clinton women are in direct opposition to women’s liberation and...