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Column: Bezos, Amazon climate change funds a good start

November 20, 2020

In February of 2020 billionaire Jeff Bezos launched a “Bezos Earth Fund” with the purpose to fund efforts to protect and preserve the earth we live on. In this fund Bezos committed $10 billion to...

Column: ‘Progressive’ letter actually harmful

November 18, 2020

After seeing posts online and printed letters urging students to boycott the student-run yearbook, the Warbler, I thought it was a funny and ridiculous idea. The more I read, I was disgusted by the accusations...

Column: Yes, COVID is still serious problem

November 18, 2020

This past week on Monday, I started having sinus issues but because of the weather and my everlasting sinus issues since I was a child, I brushed it off. By Thursday, I lost my sense of smell. By Saturday,...

Column: Hypoluxo nails post-punk sound

November 17, 2020

There’s a right way to do post-punk guitar music, and I may have found the next band that’s doing just that. Hypoluxo, a band of four from Brooklyn, was featured in an Instagram post by music media...

Column: COVID intolerance is major issue

November 17, 2020

Ignorance is not Illinois’ worst enemy; intolerance is. Illinoisans’ detrimental intolerance of COVID-19 guidelines/safety measures is causing a spike. When will enough be enough? When will we collectively...

Column: Americans can’t afford to get complacent under Biden-Harris

November 16, 2020

Since Nov. 3, Americans have been anxiously waiting for the election results. Since Election Day, I spent my days obsessively scrolling through social media, looking up the election results, and watching...

Column: I feel embarrassed to be a Panther right now

November 16, 2020

I am disappointed. I am disappointed in President Glassman and the administration. I am embarrassed over the fact that President Glassman decided to go online after Thanksgiving break- the week before...

Column: Biden’s plan to alter census will make it more inclusive

November 15, 2020

The Biden administration wants to change the 2030 census to “improve their collection efforts, including enhancing demographic information around race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity,...

Column: Other companies should follow UPS, lift hairstyle bans

November 12, 2020

This week UPS did something all companies should take notice of - they lifted their ban on natural Black hairstyles for their employees. Previously the shipping company had many strict rules on the appearance...

Column: Looking ahead to my 2020 music ranking

November 11, 2020

As the end of 2020 approaches, music media outlets are likely beginning to form their lists of the best albums of the year. I’ve been doing the same, and I’m excited to rank some of the records that...

Column: Trump losing election is a relief

November 11, 2020

Now that Donald Trump is voted out of office, I feel safe to say exactly how I feel. I am glad we finally got out of that "Black Mirror" episode. Despite the fact we still have to put up with the man until...

Column: White Sox sticking by bad decision

November 10, 2020

For whatever reason, the Chicago White Sox and owner Jerry Resindorf seem hellbent on destroying the good will they have established in recent years. The White Sox are an exciting, young team that exceeded...

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