It's Time Justice is Spread Equally

OPINION| IT'S TIME JUSTICE IS SPREAD EQUALLY

The high-volume killings of unarmed black people have sparked protests and attention in the media due to a problem of systematic racism. The attitude toward the police continues to deepen.

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Malcolm Gladwell's Irresponsible Oversimplification

MALCOM GLADWELL'S IRRESPONSIBLE OVERSIMPLIFICATION

Malcolm Gladwell’s new book Talking to Strangers might have more to say about instances of “miscommunication” than appears on the page. Gladwell’s irresponsible simplification of the sexual assault of Chanel Miller is deeply misleading.

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Impeachment is the Only Option

IMPEACHMENT IS THE ONLY OPTION

Trump has lied, raged conflict, presented unhinged behavior, and has an ego so enormous that he can never admit his faults. He has tried to rearrange the values, independence, and interest of America and American citizens.

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Banning Vaping Will Cause More Harm than Good

BANNING VAPING WILL CAUSE MORE HARM THAN GOOD

The Center for Disease Control has reported 530 cases of lung injury in the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The case against manufactured e-cigarette liquid is not so straightforward.

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Democratic Debate, A Review

DEMOCRATIC DEBATE, A REVIEW

The Democratic Debate held on September 12, 2019 allowed candidates to discuss their proposals to transform education. In the upcoming elections, we need to pay attention to candidates who have realistic plans that are in place not only for us but for future generations to come.

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WE MUST PROTECT FREE SPEECH

WE MUST PROTECT FREE SPEECH

The University of Alabama announced that Jamie Riley, assistant vice president and dean of students, Ph.D., resigned by “mutual agreement” last week. Riley’s resignation came after images of his tweets resurfaced concerning systemic racism in America.

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THE CLOWN CAR RACE TO REPLACE DOUG JONES

THE CLOWN CAR RACE TO REPLACE DOUG JONES

We’ve known ever since an unimaginably horrible Republican candidate running to fill Jeff Sessions vacant Senate seat was soundly upset by Democrat Doug Jones that ambitious Republicans across Alabama would be piling into the primary for the chance to unseat him.

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FREE TUITION ALONE WON'T CUT IT

FREE TUITION ALONE WON'T CUT IT

While Randall Woodfin’s scholarship for Birmingham City School students might be a glimmer of hope for the future of our city, it won’t solve everything for new graduates of the Birmingham City School System. In fact, it might be overlooking something very crucial about what BCS students need to access more opportunity.

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WHAT'S NOT OKAY ABOUT KAY

WHAT'S NOT OKAY ABOUT KAY

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey has recently been criticized for doing blackface during a skit at Auburn University more than fifty years ago.

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YOUR VOTES MAY NOT COUNT

YOUR VOTES MAY NOT COUNT

Saturday, August 24, the Democratic National Committee voted to strip the credentials of Alabama Democratic Party Chair Nancy Worley and Vice-Chair Randy Kelley, with the DNC no longer recognizing them as the leaders of the state party.

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OUR JUSTICE SYSTEM IS RIGGED AGAINST BLACK MEN

OUR JUSTICE SYSTEM IS RIGGED AGAINST BLACK MEN

The justice system is paving a way for our black men to wind up in prison through the school to prison pipeline, police mistreatment, and the drug use that is easier to access in black communities.

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EVER FAITHFUL, EVER TOLERANT OF RACISM

EVER FAITHFUL, EVER TOLERANT OF RACISM

What we see every time a college releases a statement saying how they’re upholding the First Amendment right to free speech by allowing whitenationalism to cultivate on their grounds, is really the undermining and debasing of that constitutional right.

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