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The Wichitan

April 10, 2018

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: We urge students to stand and fight for principles they believe in. With a student group in professor of management Niyati Kataria's special topics class submitting a petition – in which they received more than 3...

I am a black woman and I am afraid

Wadzanai Dzvurumi

November 9, 2016

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

I am a black woman living in America, and everyday I am tired and afraid. I am tired of the justice system telling me that young men like Tamir Rice and Michael Brown did questionable things, so they deserved to die. I am tired of ...

Freedom of speech vs. mockery

The Wichitan

November 2, 2016

Filed under Op-Ed, Staff Editorial

OUR VIEW: Standing for the national anthem is freedom of speech, not mockery of our country. Last Monday, the annual lip sync competition took place in Akin Auditorium, where 14 organizations competed to win 25 possible Homecom...

I’m black. This will not be a place I call home.

The Wichitan

January 27, 2016

Filed under Guest Column, Op-Ed

I will lose out on job opportunities. I will be called hurtful names, especially since I am a black, dark-skinned woman. People will suspect I want to steal from them and they will hold onto their purses if I am around with the assumption that I am un...

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