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Your guide to summer conventions

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

August 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Conventions aren’t cheap. But I scrounged up enough cash to attend a few this summer, namely NotCon, Anime Central, ColossalCon, Glass City Con and Fan World. Let’s go in order. NotCon I was looking forward to ...

OPINION: Trump, travel and terrorists

Isaac Martin, Political Contirbutor

August 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

At the end of June, as the high court prepared for its annual summer hiatus, it temporarily upheld President Trump’s so-called “Muslim ban.” This issue began in January when Trump signed his first travel ban which af...

OPINION: Facts and Opinion: James Comey Hearing

Isaac Martin, Political Columnist

June 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The day after our last publication, former FBI director James Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee.  His testimony came on the heels of his abrupt firing in May and covered everything from the Russian probe to ...

Political Focus: Trumps travel ban heads to the Supreme Court

John Bozick, Web Editor

June 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The Supreme Court has recently decided to allow a limited version of President Trump's controversial travel ban to take effect. The court has also decided on a fall hearing date to listen to the president's case for the ban after...

Political Focus: The Paris Climate Agreement

John Bozick, Web Editor

June 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion

After much debate and division in both the Trump Administration and congress, President Trump has announced plans to formally withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. As is the case for most things our bumbling “President” does, the ...

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