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Hate crime classification needs work

The Wichitan

September 27, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

By Reverend Rubicon The horrible brutal murder of gay University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard in 1998 sent shockwaves throughout the country. Immediately, the media pounced on the angle that “hate crimes” agains...

Reasonable doubt?

September 27, 2011

Letter to the editor

The Wichitan

September 20, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

Wichitan Staff,   I’m disappointed that the cartoon on page 2 of the September 7th edition was passed as printable.  It is sexist, obnoxious, irrelevant, and witless.  Any cartoon submitted by this artist should be...

Midwestern lacks communication

Kaja Salsman

September 20, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

On Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, the Mustangs football team played a game at the famous Cowboys Stadium. Unfortunately, MSU did not do the greatest job in advertising or communicating to the student body about this rather exciting...

Peace with Ozzy

The Wichitan

September 20, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

Story by Jesse Blume For the Labor Day weekend, I decided to go home and visit my family in Dallas.  It had been a long while since I’d last seen them.  The summer had rewarded me in many ways, but only after a great de...

Rick Perry: Superman?

Kaja Salsman

September 13, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

As of recent, Rick Perry has been making more and more comments that continually make him look like someone who should not be governor, much less president. Just the other day, Perry compared himself to the great American comic...

The real world isn’t all bunnies, golden stars and giggles

Kaja Salsman

September 13, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

Throughout the course of our lives, people tell us we are winners, we are special, we are one-of-a-kind, we will amount to something, or, if we put our minds to it, we can achieve anything. In elementary school we played sports...

We are NOT a dying breed

Kaja Salsman

September 7, 2011

Filed under Op-Ed

If you are reading this right now, that means that you actually are aware of the fact that MSU has a student-run paper. Unfortunately, a large chunk of the student body has no idea about the paper, and probably has no idea...

Time for Change

September 1, 2011

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