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Column: Venturing into new music has benefits

Ryan Meyer April 20, 2021

Lately I’ve been getting into a bunch of music genres that basically all end in -wave, like vaporwave, chillwave and synthwave. The best way I can describe this type of music without consulting Wikipedia...

Column: Chauvin verdict a landmark moment

Destiny Blanchard April 20, 2021

On May 25th, 2020, George Floyd was murdered. We all remember the video or at least know what happened during it. The police were called over an allegedly counterfeit $20 bill, and this resulted in officer...

Editorial: Keep up fight for justice

Staff Editorial April 20, 2021

The verdict is in: Derek Chauvin is guilty of murdering George Floyd. For many of us, it feels weird to be able to say that. Even though we all watched Floyd die in front of our eyes on video, in journalism...

Column: ‘After Hours’ a hidden gem by Martin Scorsese

Adam Tumino April 19, 2021

Martin Scorsese has made so many great films in his career it is hard to believe that there is a film he made in the middle of his illustrious career that I had never even heard of. It is 1985’s “After...

Editorial: Student Gov. elections are open, so do not forget to vote

Staff Editorial April 19, 2021

Elections for Student Government are open until 11:59 p.m. Tuesday. All Eastern students should have received an email to their Outlook accounts with the link to vote, and we at The Daily Eastern News...

Column: Emergency facilities not useful in the long-term

Lindsey Ulrey April 18, 2021

March brought the highest number of migrant children stopped at the United States border. Agents for U.S. Customs and Border Protection apprehended around 172,000 people, according to Biden administration...

Editorial: Eastern journalism program offerings a big selling point

Staff Editorial April 18, 2021

As Eastern kicks off it’s week of showing prospective students why they should attend Eastern, our editorial board has had time to reflect on why we chose Eastern. One of the things that drew us into...

Column: Yet another police shooting makes us face harsh reality

Gillian Eubanks April 15, 2021

On Sunday, a young man named Daunte Wright was killed in the suburb of Brooklyn Center near Minneapolis. Wright was pulled over for having air fresheners hanging on his rearview mirror and driving a car...

Editorial: Consider others before sharing graphic, violent videos online

Staff Editorial April 15, 2021

Bodycam video was released Thursday showing 13-year-old Adam Toledo being shot and killed by Chicago police officer Eric Stillman. The shooting happened in the early-morning hours of March 29 and the...

Column: Dry Cleaning puts out great new album

Ryan Meyer April 14, 2021

A band that I’ve had in the back of my head for a while now recently released their first album. Dry Cleaning, a London indie rock band, came out with their debut record, “New Long Leg,” on April...

Column: One Direction deserved more respect

Kyara Morales-Rodriguez April 14, 2021

One Direction is a boyband that is very near and dear to my heart. I remember the first few days One Direction infection began spreading. Little 6th grade me stood around a circle with all of my girl...

Editorial: Do not be afraid to get your COVID-19 vaccine

Staff Editorial April 14, 2021

News that the use of Johnson & Johnson's single-dose COVID-19 vaccine has been halted while the government investigates possible links to blood clots may have people apprehensive about getting vaccinated. But...

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