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Kaitlin Bennett indirectly exposes ‘far-left’ students

Kaitlin Bennett indirectly exposes 'far-left' students

Written By Logan Dubil, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

I assumed this was common knowledge, but according to recent events, the opposite is true, so let me break it down for you. No one deserves to be harassed or assaulted. It should not matter if you are white or black, male or woman, straight or gay, Republican or Democrat, or even Kaitlin Bennett. Within...

What Does It Mean to Be Black?

Written By Kendra Summers

February 29, 2020

For a lot of black Americans, it feels like we exist in a time where you must know exactly how you define your blackness. This month especially, there’s a lot of people that suddenly want to know the ins and outs of your existence, meaning you have a short amount of time to put all of yourself in ...

The Globe’s Point – Become involved politically

The Globe's Point - Become involved politically

February 19, 2020

As the Democratic primaries heat up, more and more people get involved in politics by going out and registering to vote, volunteering for campaigns or simply supporting their favorite candidates. But national politics are not the only outlet for individuals who may be hungry for political activism....

President acquitted, what’s next?

President acquitted, what's next?

Written By Chandni Shah, Copy Editor

February 19, 2020

On Feb. 5, 2020 the Senate acquitted President Trump of both charges against him: Abuse of Power and Obstruction of Congress. The trial began on Dec.18, 2019 spanning almost two months, however, the outcome was predictable from the beginning since over half of the senate is Republican. America, home...

Gun Girl or Internet Troll?

Gun Girl or Internet Troll?

Written By Logan Dubil, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

Kaitlin Bennett. Haven’t heard of her? How about the “Kent State Gun Girl?” Kent State graduate Kaitlin Bennett is not just another conservative social media personality advocating for gun rights and anti-abortion policies. Her career jumpstarted in a far from ordinary way, after she posted...

Time is running out for Democrats

Time is running out for Democrats

Written By Jordyn Hronec, Editor-Elect

February 19, 2020

The Democratic Party has the opportunity to make history. However, the “do-nothing Democrats” also have the opportunity to completely blow it. They have to make up their minds, and hopefully make the right decision. Right now, Democrats can go one of two ways. They can elect a more moderate...

Jillian Michaels, ‘The Biggest Loser’ and the myth of One-derland

Jillian Michaels, 'The Biggest Loser' and the myth of One-derland

Written By Sarah Gibson, Co-Opinions Editor

February 12, 2020

I’m a little late on this story, but Jillian Michaels needs to shut up. Allow me to provide some context. Jillian Michaels used to be one of the three hosts/coaches on a television show called “The Biggest Loser.” She just went on a show talking about how people shouldn’t idolize Lizzo because...

The Globe’s Point – Raising our standards

The Globe's Point - Raising our standards

Written By The Globe Editorial Staff

February 12, 2020

The Globe’s writing standards have not been updated in a long time. It’s been several semesters before the standards that we have displayed on our website have undergone revisions, however, this has recently changed. The Globe has officially updated our writing standards, and we would like to...

Coronavirus is just the beginning

Coronavirus is just the beginning

Written By Diana Navarrete, Staff Writer

February 12, 2020

According to BBC News, the global death toll due to the coronavirus has reached 638 with 31,000 confirmed cases in mainland China and 12 in the United States. The number of people infected with this new contagious virus is increasing alarmingly, yet a majority of people take this as a joke.  If it...

Halftime show proves to be more than entertainment

Halftime show proves to be more than entertainment

Written By Globe Editorial Staff

February 5, 2020

At this year’s Super Bowl Halftime show, Shakira and Jennifer Lopez blew all of our minds. As soon as Shakira came on stage and the intro notes to “She Wolf” started to play, all of America, that is, all of America that has more than three brain cells, went crazy. It was glorious. JLo on the...

Top 10 commercials from Super Bowl LIV

Top 10 commercials from Super Bowl LIV

Written By Shannon Hartnett, Co-Opinions Editor

February 5, 2020

This past Sunday was the 56th Super Bowl and the 100th year of the NFL. The San Francisco 49ers and the Kansas City Chiefs played a decent enough game for someone like me to watch who knows enough about football to understand the game, no more, no less. Of course. the half-time show had an array of...

Letter to the Editor: Newman’s response

Letter to the Editor: Newman's response

Written By Channa Newman, For the Globe

February 5, 2020

Dear Ms. Collins and Ms. Hronec, May I add a few comments as a follow-up to your article "Professor files 18-count lawsuit against university?” At least two points require clarification. First, the statement provided by Dr. Ross, which you published, neglects to recognize that I was found innocent...