The Daily Eastern News

Hate is not the answer to problems

Liz Stephens, Contributing Writer

March 25, 2018

I am appalled by the amount of comments on Facebook telling Emma Gonzalez, a Florida student and survivor of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, who is advocating gun violence prevention, to “burn in hell” over a fake, Photoshopped image of her ripping the Bill of Rights. First...

Students share experiences, activists rally against gun violence during ‘March for Our Lives’

People hold up signs during

Cassie Buchman, Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2018

Alex Seymour, a student at Mattoon High School, remembers seeing her art class huddled in a cornfield, crying to their parents over the phone in the aftermath of a shooting that happened in her school’s cafeteria.Seymour was not in the cafeteria, but her best friend was. "She saw him pull out t...

Organizers of Eastern’s March for Our Lives picks speakers for rally

Staff Report

March 21, 2018

Speakers for Eastern’s March For Our Lives rally have been solidified. The rally is in solidarity with the March For Our Lives events going on across the country and is set for 11 a.m. Saturday at the Library Quad. Scheduled to speak are English professor Jeannie Ludlow, the coordinator of the...

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