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Opinion | Should Northwestern University's Student Newspaper Apologize for Practicing Journalism?

Staff Consortium | January 07, 2020

In their nine-paragraph letter, in mid-November, the editorial staff at The Daily Northwestern student newspaper published a highly controversial apology. There was immediate backlash from veteran journalists. On behalf of journalism students and entry-level journalists, I want to offer an opinion.   The initial story was about student reporters at the school's daily paper who covered a protest. They photographed and printed comments from protesters at a College Republicans event where former Attorney General Jeff Sessions was due to give a speech. Sessions' has a colorful history of establishing racist policies and making hateful comments about people of color and those from marginalized communities. He was instrumental in formulating Border-control rules to detain Mexican immigrants and also remove babies and children from their mothers.…

Letter to the Editor | No One Can Save Us But Ourselves

Staff Consortium | December 28, 2019

Dear Editor, Recently, I attended the funeral service of the husband of one of my employees. He was…

Opinion | The Reality of the Virgin Islands Cannabis…

Staff Consortium | December 27, 2019

The 33rd Legislature of the Virgin Islands recently met during a Special Session to debate the passage…

Governor Bryan is Working to Broaden USVI's Cannabis…

Staff Consortium | December 12, 2019

This Bill is about providing safe access to cannabis for specific purposes, providing a funding source…

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Opinion | The Case For Privatizing WAPA

Staff VIC | October 19, 2019

There has been at times abuses of power in the semi- autonomous branches of our government including WAPA with a failure to follow basic accounting protocols and proper fiduciary oversight. The result...