OPINIONS


2/16/2020, 4:17pm

Opinion: Turnout isn't the golden ticket Bernie wants it to be

If Sanders wants to build turnout, he has to build it not only with new and young voters, but also with swing voters in districts which handed over the House to the Democrats in 2018. Simply increasing turnout won’t solve a perceived inability to form necessary coalitions. 


2/10/2020, 11:23am

Review: Lil Wayne is back but not better than ever

Lil Wayne’s recently released album, “Funeral,” came out on Friday, Jan. 31 via Young Money and Republic. With help from a long list of top tier producers, Lil Wayne put out his first album since 2018’s “Tha Carter V.” He also had features from Big Sean, Lil Baby, Takeoff, The-Dream and 2 Chainz, among others. The album is 76 minutes in length.


2/9/2020, 2:05pm

Opinion: Thank You, Mitt Romney

In the face of threats from his own party, Mitt Romney was willing to stand up for what he believed in. I, for one, am thankful that he did. This article is addressed directly to Romney himself as a personal “thank you.”


2/8/2020, 7:04pm

Opinion: GameAbove can do better

GameAbove is a group of EMU alumni who have donated $13.5 million in the last school year. They can stand to make improvements in what they choose to fund. 


2/8/2020, 6:40pm

Opinion: Political fandom is a growing threat

Despite the seemingly unanimous agreement of the dangers of President Trump, Democratic voters are still more willing to accept a second Trump term than support a Democrat outside of their favorite candidate. The growing obsession with candidates is a dangerous sign suggesting a deeper issue within our democratic system.