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Rally inspires unity and destroys apathy

by Staff

October 31, 2010

Filed under Opinion

By Joe Stewart, Contributor From the moment I decided to attend the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear I knew it was going to be an epic experience. But it wasn’t until early Saturday morning, my eyes still bloodshot and my mind clinging mercilessly to th...

Support student health service fee increase

by Staff

October 26, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Stacey Oparnica, Staff Columnist I hate fee increases just as much as the next broke college student. Financial aid has become my college security blanket, and every time I hear the word “budget,” I die a little inside....

Humanities are crucial to nation

by Staff

October 26, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Randy Wilde, Staff Columnist In today’s uncertain and volatile economic climate, the prospect of being forced into the real world and landing your first job can be utterly terrifying. Students and their parents are sear...

Brown used sexist slur against Whitman

by Staff

October 25, 2010

Filed under Opinion

Tom Hammel, Opinion Editor & Patrick Walsh, Senior Staff Columnist Whore. This term is repulsive. Many men have used it to degrade and dehumanize women for their own manipulative intentions. Today, "whore" serves the same fundamental purpose as "n-—." Th...

The GOP has been caught faking it

by Staff

February 18, 2008

Filed under Daily Aztec Stories, Opinion

For the past year, I've been watching the Republican Party like a hawk.I've witnessed the party jump from bandwagon to bandwagon, praising Sen. John McCain, then Rudy Giuliani, then Gov. Mitt Romney and then Mike Huckabee. Republica...

Prohibited from smoking and drinking in fun, public places

by Staff

August 26, 2007

Filed under Daily Aztec Stories, Opinion

You're lying on your beach towel. The hot summer sun bronzes your skin; the soft, white sand cushions your feet; the sound of waves beating down is soothing music. The only possible way to feel more comfortable is to enjoy th...