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President, House speaker must push for immigration reform

November 6, 2013

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Maybe they want to appear decisive after some bipartisan poor performances. Perhaps they want to distract a disgusted electorate by exclaiming, “Look! Over there!” Whatever. When both President Obama and his nemesis, House S...

The right way to cut a budget

November 6, 2013

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A budget panel composed of Democratic, Republican and independent members of the Senate and House is working on ways to avoid another government shutdown like the nightmare we all were just forced to endure. As a member of that...

Win Aggies, just win

November 6, 2013

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A winning culture in sports is something that is cultivated from the ground into a structural system and eventually evolves into a tradition. This is what A&T has symbolized. A&T‘s winning tradition dates back to the 1950s. In...

Does the ‘Black vote’ negatively impact our race?

October 2, 2013

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According to The News and Record, mayor candidate Robbie Perkins is depending on the “Black vote” to elect him for a second term.   Apparently, the “Black vote” was responsible for voting him as mayor in the previous el...

Abortion should be the woman’s choice

September 25, 2013

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Abortion is the act of terminating a pregnancy. Today abortion is a controversial issue.  Some believe that it is an act of senseless killing, while others believe it is the woman’s right to do what she pleases with her body....

Bad call from gov’t on gun law

September 25, 2013

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Sometimes, I think that those in governing positions get bored. What happens when you are bored? You do unintelligent things (make unintelligent decisions). Perfect example, signing legislation to allow concealed weapons to be car...

Students too dependent on cell phones and technology

September 25, 2013

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We have all had those moments where we drop our phone, and for that quick second you pause just praying the crack is not bad. Imagine dropping your phone and picking it up, only to realize that the screen is cracked, completely wh...

The crime of being black, living in America

September 25, 2013

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In 1999, Amadou Diallo was killed in the Bronx N.Y. for pulling out his wallet to show police that he was not an alleged rapist. In 2006, Sean Bell was killed on his wedding day for pulling out a phone. In 2012, Trayvon Martin wa...

Abortion is a form of murder and should not be supported

September 25, 2013

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Abortion is the act of terminating a pregnancy. Today abortion is a controversial issue.  Some believe that it is an act of senseless killing, while others believe it is the woman’s right to do what she pleases with her body....

Who’s to blame for students being unprepared?

September 18, 2013

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In a class discussion on whether college prepares students for their careers, many felt college was not necessary to be successful. A few students who had internships this summer felt that attending A&T left them ill prepared,...

No benefit in increase of tutiton

September 11, 2013

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Tuition increases affect everyone, but the recent increase is affecting out-of-state residents more than North Carolina residents, here at N.C. A&T. Being a sophomore from Washington, D.C., my tuition is priced at a little ov...

Paying homage to victims of Domestic Terrorism

September 11, 2013

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When people think of terrorism, Al-Qaeda or Osama Binladin usually come to mind, although, the majority of America’s terrorists have come from within this country. According to the Washington Post, since the 1970s there hav...

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