So, another Drexel student has been the victim of violent crime. It is a real shame that we now look upon each story as a statistic instead of a tragedy. We have empathy for those who are hurt, either emotionally or physically, by the violent actions of the community that surrounds us.
WHEN I FIRST HEARD that Drexel was in cahoots with ABC to put out a reality TV show, I really didn't care. I guess it's that student apathy we've all been hearing about, but I literally felt nothing: no curiosity, no interest, no anything when news of it first reached my ears.
"Once again we had a federal election that demonstrates we have a long way to go." Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D - N.Y.), proposing Election Day be made a federal holiday so that it is easier for people to vote and not miss work. Included in her proposal is a plan to allow approximately 4.
A DECENT NUMBER of students in universities across the country curse, shout obscene profanity, scream insults at one another and say degrading remarks that offend people of other races, religion, creeds and the gamut. This is commonplace and is seen in the common area lounges, classrooms and even sometimes in front of professors and administrators.
Bloggers are the underground journalists of cyberspace. While the major news networks feed off of Associated Press and Reuters wires, the Bloggers have had a knack in the past to dig up breaking news events and scandal allegations before any of the big networks know what hit them.
THE PRIMARY GOAL for the use of military action by our government is to protect American citizens and interests. There is simply no argument here. We are not the world police, we are not sacrificial lambs, we are not the keepers nor bringers of freedom and liberty.
IMMEDIATELY after Election 2004, elite liberal pundits criticized Bush voters, labeling them what a friend of mine calls "the four R's: Rich, Religious, Redneck, and Retarded." Maureen Dowd achieved the greatest level of hysteria, accusing the GOP of pandering to "isolationism, nativism, chauvinism, puritanism and religious fanaticism.