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Impeaching Pres. Trump isn’t the way

Impeaching Pres. Trump isn’t the way

Chris Harrell

October 4, 2019

I absolutely believe that President Donald Trump is guilty of abusing his office in order to punish his political rival. I want him out of office and stripped of the power that he is using to abuse his authoritarian tendencies. But impeachment isn’t going to get us there. And I’m worried that imp...

President fuels media distrust

President fuels media distrust

Staff Editorial

September 5, 2018

Employees of the Boston Globe had police stationed outside of their newsroom Aug. 30 after receiving threats to their lives. Robert Chain, a 68-year-old California man, was arrested Aug. 30 by the FBI for a series of violent comments to the paper after the Globe published an editorial Aug. 15. The edito...

Fighting against the fake news fad

Fighting against the fake news fad

Staff Editorial

December 6, 2017

Every time Trump tweets, a reporter’s phone pings. This time, it was another attack on one of his favorite long-time targets: news media. “We should have a contest as to which of the networks, plus CNN and not including Fox, is the most dishonest, corrupt and/or distorted in its political coverag...

Students reflect as nation mourns after shooting

Students reflect as nation mourns after shooting

Kassy Little, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017

The United States is confronting the aftermath of the most deadly shooting in American history. On Oct. 1 in Las Vegas, 58 people were killed and 489 were injured in a mass shooting at a country music festival, according to an Oct. 4 New York Times article. President Donald Trump held a press ...

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