Michigan has become the first state to ban the online and retail sale of flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products. This push to “protect the children” is well-meaning, but it comes off as paternalistic and reactive.
Our student representatives discussed the budget for fiscal year 2020, echoed student concerns about privatization and discussed their plans and goals for the upcoming academic year at their Sept. 3 meeting.
Education advocacy groups and school districts have often argued against the law and have found more reasons over the last several years to defy it - including the 180-school-day mandate, alignment with early college programs and the push for a “balanced calendar.” I join them in their belief that the law should not exist.
The second Democratic primary debates showed divides over policy and "ambition" between progressives and moderates and chipped away at the legacy of the Democratic party’s greatest unifier.
Netflix has finally cut a controversial scene depicting teen suicide in fan-favorite series “13 Reasons Why. after years of defying the advice of mental health professionals. It was about time.
Little-known Governor Steve Bullock of Montana is centering his presidential campaign on “sunshine and transparency” as he continues his advocacy for campaign finance reform following Citizens United.
Those advocating for the abolition of prisons have important things to say - and we all should listen to create a network of alternatives to our unjust system.
As Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi must balance interests of all Democratic House members of varying ideology - and she often feels that "The Squad" threatens that balance.
Our university is supposed to be equipped with tools which help its students. Access to accurate media sources for all students would be a worthy investment if EMU is serious about its commitment to supporting students’ education and cultural/political awareness.
The spread of misinformation is rampant in the internet age. This includes information about politicians, and is evident in a Twitter thread involving Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), the presidential candidate seeing a surge in polling since she confronted Joe Biden.