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Students don’t need this new union

So, a Tarrant County College student is trying to form a white student union. And yes, that’s exactly what it sounds like. Let’s take a look. Richard Railey is a 56-year-old student studying IT security. He blogs about his experiences, sometimes in the third person to seem more authoritative. According

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New poll reveals American weirdness

This just in: America is far more paranoid than we thought. At least that’s the impression we’re getting after reading the results of a survey released this week by opinion polling organization Public Policy Polling. The subject of the poll? Conspiracy theories. The results? Surprising, to say the least. Thirty-seven

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Texas has issues: Your state’s week in review

The Texas House approved a bill yesterday designating pecan pie as the “Official State Pie.” Honestly, we didn’t realize this precedent hadn’t already been established. The bill was originally proposed by a group of first grade students learning about Texas government. Upon discovering the shocking oversight that no state pie

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To lead, SGA needs your help

Last spring, 3,376 students voted for their student government representatives. That was a dismal 10 percent of the student body population back then. With 35,778 students recorded last semester, there was a total of 382 students who voted for 18 candidates in the fall 2012 senatorial elections. To say it

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Southern history? There’s a month for that.

Black History Month never comes quietly. Every February, its observance dredges up a surprising amount of controversy over whether dedicating a month to the history and accomplishments of a single race is necessary. One of the most oddly pervasive questions offered by its detractors: Why isn’t there a white history

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New voices speak on immigration reform

The following editorial appeared in the Houston Chronicle on April 1, 2013.  As a Mexican-American living in the Southwest who writes frequently about immigration, my definition of what constitutes harsh language is probably a bit skewed. Recently, after I defended Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, a reader in San Antonio

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Trying to win an election? Don’t say this.

Click here for full-sized image At midnight on April 1, the polls opened for the UNT Student Government Association’s 2013 election. If you’re among the 90 percent of UNT students who didn’t vote in last year’s election, you probably don’t care too much now. Of course, if you change your

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North Korea goes back to kindergarten

It’s interesting how closely international politics can resemble those of a fourth grade playground. The U.S., for instance, is that one kid who imagines himself the leader and tries to enforce the rules. England is the awkward sidekick, who interjects “Yeahs” and “What he saids.” The European Union is the

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Texas drug bill ought to mellow out, man

If you’re addicted to drugs, do you deserve money from the government? For the Texas Legislature, all signs point to “no.” On Tuesday, lawmakers pushed forward with a bill that would require drug testing for certain applicants to the state’s Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program, a monthly cash assistance

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Texas has issues: Your state’s week in review

An Abilene high school student is currently terrifying us all by bench pressing 700 pounds at a recent weightlifting competition. This shiny building of a man is named Matt Poursoltani, and his feat ties a statewide record for his division. We’re suitably impressed, but a quick look at Poursoltani’s Facebook

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