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Net Neutrality Must Be Protected

The internet is now our main tool of freedom of speech. It is used on a frequent, regular basis whether it be social media or looking up information. Net neutrality has it kept that way. Net neutrality is when users on the internet are allowed equal access online without telecommunications to ...

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Voice of the republic: Does my vote matter?

It is election time in Tennessee once again. Campaigns are running and political enthusiasts are always sermonizing how important it is to vote. The average American vote will count but it does not matter. Voting does not matter because your vote does not really affect change. Comparing the 2016 presidential ...

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Coping struggles with students

Just about everyone has heard the conception that kids who are sheltered or have felt overprotected throughout their adolescence often experience an exaggerated sense of freedom when they leave home for the first time. Could it be that in actuality they experience an overexposure to new temptations? College is always ...

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Hurricane Maria: one year later

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Hurricane Maria, regarded by CNN,  is the “deadliest natural disaster to hit Puerto Rico.” This is also being noted as the third costliest Atlantic hurricane totaling a massive $91.6 billion in damage. President Trump had a stark contradiction when he commented that only 16 people had died; that this was ...

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Rapid growth affects campus dining

APSU is not coming up with new food options for students. When living on campus, it is important for students to have a good meal but there has been limits. The problem is that there is not enough variety of food places for students and it can be hard to find ...

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Left Out of #MeToo

Sexual assault and rape is buzzing in news and social media over the last year. The terms such as the #MeToo Movement and the accused movie producer, Harvey Weinstein and USA Gymnastics national team doctor, Larry Nassar. Weinstein has been accused of decades of sexual abuse. Nassar is a convicted pedophile ...

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