It was spring of my junior year of high school, and I was sitting on the stage of an auditorium at Mississippi State University for the annual Boys State...

The U.S. Department of Justice recently offered activist Rasmea Odeh a plea deal. In exchange for receiving no jail time for the crime of immigration...

On campus, I have been called a “liberal” countless times, but I feel that words like that should not mold a person into a certain grouping based on...

When it comes to doing good in the world, we sometimes forget that it can be done outside of the ideological sphere. I, guiltier than most, often try to...

Often, when people go to church, they look to worship, feel better about themselves, experience a fulfilling sense of community or perhaps better themselves,...

“If you are neutral in times of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” These words, spoken by South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu,...

Free Speech not welcome at Berkeley ...

Political discourse in the United States is a sham. The American people have devolved discussion on complex issues into 140 characters, fear-mongering and the most trivial of memes. People, both in the media and out, no longer pursue the truth. American discourse as a whole is an echo chamber of “alternative facts” that are sought out of convenience rather than...

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were filled with actresses walking the red carpet in their customized, dazzling and expensive gowns, ready to make a statement....

In the past year, but particularly in the months since Nov. 9, we have been forced to deal with the harsh reality that our nation is severely divided. Our...