The Daily Eastern News

Consider the third parties in politics

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

In a country ran by a traditional two-party system, the other political parties can be overlooked due to the dominance of the Democratic and Republican parties. It is commonplace for people to be affiliated with these parties because these are the well-established dominant parties Americans have followe...

Is it our job to recognize struggles?

Megan Keane, Columnist

March 27, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

I, unfortunately, know a ton people that will only offer help when there’s personal gain involved. And, yes, there’s always a little bit to gain personally when you help someone. You feel good that you did a good thing—or, at the very least, you feel useful. That’s not enough of a motivator for...

DeVos’s proposal eliminates inclusion

Carole Hodorowicz, Columnist

March 27, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

On March 14, the largest Opening Ceremony in the history of the Special Olympics was held in Abu Dhabi. More than 7,000 athletes from 170 countries attended the Special Olympics World Games. This year was the first year it was held in the Middle East. On March 18, Spencer Roberson, a 24-year-old Special...

Do service work and help others

Staff Editorial

March 27, 2019


Filed under Editorials, Opinions

They say nothing feels better than when you lend a hand and help others. We at The Daily Eastern News are in total agreement with this statement. When you take time out of your life to do some kind of service work, you are not only doing a good deed, but you are also making an impact on so man...

Being an only child has pros and cons

Kate Rehwinkel, Columnist

March 26, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Whenever people find out I am an only child they always say one of two things, “Oh, you’re so lucky,” or “I wish I didn’t have any siblings.” Then they start asking all about my childhood and how nice it must have been, as if being an only child was a luxury. I realize that people do not...

Clutter-free is the way to be in life

Natalee Reynolds, Columnist

March 26, 2019


Filed under Columns

Since last week was the first day of spring, I felt as though I needed to get some spring cleaning done. I was able to open up the windows in my house and feel the first cool, fresh breezes of spring air. Within minutes, our house smelled of earthy air and inspiration, and boy, did those scents get...

Challenge yourself on a regular basis

Staff Editorial

March 26, 2019


Filed under Columns, Editorials

It has become increasingly common over recent decades for people to take the easy route when making choices. Whether it is something as major as buying a house already furnished or as simple as traveling one block by car, most people opt for the most convenient option without even thinking. With...

What to expect in season 2 of ‘On My Block’

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

March 25, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Season two of the Netflix coming of age dramedy “On My Block” is set to premiere this upcoming Friday. Season one seems to have not been well noticed among Netflix viewers because of the lack of online discussion, but reviewers praised the show, and it currently stands at a 95 percent on Rotten Toma...

EDITORIAL: Be positive and stop complaining all the time

Staff Editorial

March 25, 2019


Filed under Editorials

Every day you will come across a situation that brings you stress. More often than not, there is a solution to this problem. The problem about this is that so many people in the world love to complain. It is as if they get a high from complaining. Because of this, when they are offered a solution...

There is a winner in the vegetarian argument

Karena Ozier, Columnist

March 25, 2019


Filed under Columns

I asked my cousin, who is a vegetarian by choice, why he became a vegetarian, and he replied honestly by saying, “It is not because I care about the animals.” After saying this, he then explained the health benefits of being a vegetarian. This is not the initial response I thought I was going...

March Madness players are like US presidents

Jackson Bayer, Columnist

March 25, 2019


Filed under Columns

March Madness is in full swing, and college basketball’s biggest stars are all making names for themselves on the sport’s biggest stage. While none of the players in the tournament are professionals yet (because God forbid they see any of the money the NCAA makes off of the tournament), experts and...

How to win the 2020 election

Dillan Schorfheide, Assistant Sports Editor

March 24, 2019


Filed under Columns

Trump 2020 is something he and his followers have already spoken about and anticipated, and honestly, his chances of taking the Republican ticket again are probably decent. But, as has been the case for the last year (especially it seems), Democrats are doing everything in their power to not only les...

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