Category: Opinion

Our View: Approach conflict with respect for different points of view

Earlier in October, a video of Ellen DeGeneres and her wife Portia de Rossi seated next to George and Barbara Bush at a Dallas Cowboys game went viral.

“Friday the 13th” series is worth the watch

In order to understand why the Friday the 13th series is as good as it is, it’s important to understand what movies are part of the officially connected story and what really isn’t. 

Halloween costumes should be scary

When it comes to Halloween, people seem to have a few key debates, such as the suitable ages for trick-or-treating or how rude it is to hand out healthy “treats” such as rice cakes or vegetables.

Our View: Private prisons support flawed system

The U.S. has the unfortunate reputation of the highest incarceration rate worldwide.

Reflective thinking can help avoid mansplaining

A while ago, I was having a conversation with someone about the 2020 democratic presidential primary.

Watch these crime shows next time you binge Netflix

Netflix and other streaming services provide a wide variety of TV shows, movies, and mini-series that appeal to a wide range of viewers.

Our View: Stay informed about impeachment

President Trump is currently undergoing an impeachment inquiry, announced by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Sept. 24th after a whistleblower came forward.

Particpating in choirs brings community and an outlet for stress

Kelsey Brady, Campus Carrier asst. features editor In high school, my choir director once said “Squeeze the moments.” Essentially, this is just another way of saying stop and smell the roses, but something about saying […]

Berry’s discriminatory visitation policy needs change

In March, Berry’s visitation policy began receiving criticism from students.

Our View: value traditions but also change

Mountain Day is arguably one of the most difficult Berry traditions to explain to people unfamiliar with the Berry bubble. To outsiders, hundreds of students holding hands, walking up and down a hill, bringing pennies […]