Post Tagged with: "Our View"

Our View: Award shows need to ‘step up’ their game with inclusivity

Our View: Award shows need to ‘step up’ their game with inclusivity

Music is one of America’s biggest diversifiers. One is able to express different values, perceptions and feelings with simple combinations of different chords. There’s a sound for every person, an album for every emotion. The music industry is evolving, along with singers’ and songwriters’ viewpoints of political and social ideals. So, can anyone explain why men are still dominating award […]

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Our View: Hate shouldn’t be tolerated in 2018

Our View: Hate shouldn’t be tolerated in 2018

Neo-Nazis, white supremacists, black supremacists, anti-LGBTQ, the KKK, anti-Muslim groups. Now more than ever hate groups such as these are starting to become more prevalent in our society. Records of hate crimes are being broken every year. While the First Amendment protects the rights of these groups, one has to question where the line is drawn between what is freedom […]

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Our View: Customer service needs ‘Time’s Up’ movement

Our View: Customer service needs ‘Time’s Up’ movement

  James Franco, Steven Seagal and Aziz Ansari have been added to the long list of men accused of sexual misconduct. The accusations against Franco came after the Golden Globes, where he displayed his “Time’s Up” pin in support of the anti-harassment movement. With all of these allegations surfacing in Hollywood, we wonder what the treatment is like in more […]

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Our view: Net neutrality repeal endangers all internet users

Our view: Net neutrality repeal endangers all internet users

For anyone who uses the Internet, you’re probably well aware what net neutrality is and what is happening with it. For those who don’t, net neutrality is the principle that internet providers must treat all data the same. This means that internet providers are unable to block, charge money or slow down the use of certain websites. Under this principle, […]

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‘Coming Out Day’ is a scam — Our View

‘Coming Out Day’ is a scam — Our View

“How did you come out?” How did I come out? Good question, but can I ask you the same thing, kind heterosexual? When did you tell your family and friends that you were straight? How did they react? Did you feel relieved? Were they OK with it? What most of our cisgender and heterosexual counterparts don’t understand is that not […]

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America’s serial killer: The Second Amendment — Our View

America’s serial killer: The Second Amendment — Our View

The beginning of October brought tragedy to Nevada when a 64-year-old man shot and killed 59 people and injured hundreds more in the U.S.’s deadliest mass shooting in modern history. “There’s nothing we can do about it” has been a sentence floating around social media since the event. The right to bare arms is our Second Amendment, protected by the […]

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NFL protests — Our View

NFL protests — Our View

By the Staff of the Collegiate.   Standing to make a difference while sitting For the past year professional football players have been kneeling or sitting during the pregame playing of the Star-Spangled Banner. It started with Colin Kaepernick at the time, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. Kaepernick kick-started this protest by silently sitting on the bench for […]

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Our View: Trump militarizes the police

Our View: Trump militarizes the police

By the Delta Collegiate staff. On Monday, Aug. 28, President Trump signed into action a reversal on an Obama-era ban concerning military equipment handed down to police departments. President Obama, in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting and Ferguson riots, decided to ban militarization of police departments through the aid of the government. The ban affected things such as […]

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Protesting: What’s it good for?

Protesting: What’s it good for?

Nazis, white supremacists, and leaders elected via ethnocentric populism – suddenly, 2017 feels more like the 1940s. After the happenings in Charlottesville, Millennials are forced to decide which side they’re on – the alt-right or the “alt-left” – but are to remember that “there’s blame on both sides.” Here at the Collegiate, we just want to know when protesting became […]

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Our View – The EPA needs to stay

Our View – The EPA needs to stay

The environment would be better off if humans weren’t here to disturb it. Mother Nature has taken quite a few beatings from humans. Forests are being decimated for profit and the polar ice caps are melting. It seems like creating a better and safer environment for all species on Earth would be a priority, and if not, you would think […]

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