Opinion

Travel article: Lexington, Tenn.

2 weeks ago Triangle 0
Written by: Devin Burrow, staff writer Lexington, Tenn. — Settled between Memphis and Nashville in western Tenn., Lexington is home to an 83-year-old theater, a man-made lake and some of the South’s best pulled pork barbecue. But that is not all that makes Lexington special to those living in the community. Perhaps Lexington’s most historic Read More

Proper taxation: To tax or not to tax

1 month ago Triangle 0
Written by: Joshua Robe, staff writer Congress passed the most sweeping revision of the U.S. tax code in decades during the early morning hours of December 20, 2017. The response was swift and impassioned. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY), Senate Minority Leader, categorically condemned it, while President Donald Trump called it “HISTORIC TAX RELIEF for the Read More

12 Strong: The declassified true story of the horse soldiers

3 months ago Triangle 0
Written by: Dr. Reginald Ecarma, Faculty advisor  Bravery is beautiful. Watching American warriors scale mountains to fight terrorists is something to behold. Post-9/11 war on terror gets this immigrant-turned-American heart pounding, rooting for the good guys. Directed by Nicolai Fuglsig, 12 Strong is a true story from recently declassified data. The cinematography was realistic, the Read More

Facing the storm of the sex scandals

4 months ago Triangle 0
Written by: Nathan Ecarma, editor-in-chief If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you’ve witnessed the downfall of powerful, popular men. From comedians to politicians to directors to journalists, all have fallen. You’ve seen many “inappropriate sexual behavior” reports and pseudo-apologies. Everyday, it seems, reports come in telling about how someone else has allegedly made Read More