Opinion

Is money in politics a problem?

Is money in politics a problem?

March 31, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

This election cycle has shown that campaign finance is perhaps not the big threat that it is portrayed as being.

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Artificial Intelligence, Friend or Foe?

March 29, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

If Tay was able to go from innocent teen to all out racist in less than 24 hours, what would be stopping her from deciding to kill off humans given the power to?

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National Weed Appreciation Day: a reflection what you should (and shouldn’t) put in your body

National Weed Appreciation Day: a reflection what you should (and shouldn’t) put in your body

March 28, 2016 at 8:07 pm 0 comments

In a world where the effect of pot on the body has become a national discourse, why don’t we focus on the much more harmful things that we put our bodies through every day.

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This week’s cartoon: End is near for Lambda

March 28, 2016 at 11:41 am 0 comments

Cartoonist Bubba Flint depicts the end of Lambda Chi Alpha at SMU as the fraternity’s nationals recently suspended the chapter.

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Satire: Bartos for Student Senate President

March 24, 2016 at 8:30 am 0 comments

In these difficult times, on a construction-riddled campus, someone is needed to take charge of the Student Senate. I am that person. I will make SMU great again.

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Sophomore personally endorses Matthew Lucci for Student Body Vice President

Sophomore personally endorses Matthew Lucci for Student Body Vice President

March 23, 2016 at 10:20 pm 0 comments

SMU sophomore Wynne Casteel provides his insights on why students should vote for Matthew Lucci for Student Body Vice President.

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Obama’s historic visit to Cuba calls for oppression awareness

Obama’s historic visit to Cuba calls for oppression awareness

March 23, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Going to school in Dallas leaves many of my peers, professors and neighbors confused or unaware of what is happening in Cuba. Not just this week, but for the past 50 plus years.

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World changing from within: How will SMU approach its Second Century?

World changing from within: How will SMU approach its Second Century?

March 23, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

While SMU has certainly grown in terms of physical size and financial capabilities, and risen in terms of national rankings, it has become apparent that the needs of its students have dropped in priority.

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Terrorism: leading challenge facing the world

Terrorism: leading challenge facing the world

March 22, 2016 at 5:31 pm 0 comments

It is high time the international community stepped up its efforts to end terrorism, more than ever before to stop any more tragedies like Brussels.

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Junior advocates for Blake Rainey as next Student Body President

Junior advocates for Blake Rainey as next Student Body President

March 22, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

SMU junior Christianne Phillips explains why she wants Blake Rainey to serve as the next SMU Student Body President.

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