Facebook’s French Flag Filter

After the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, Facebook offered a temporary filter to add to one’s profile picture, a sheer image of the French flag. If my timeline is a microcosm of the typical Americ...

The Myth of the Coddled College Student

We Americans love our freedom, and we want to preserve it. Sometimes, however that means taking anything and calling it “censorship,” even if the comparison doesn’t make sense at all. Did the Supreme...

You Can’t Buy Feminism

The one rule of good advertising is this: you have to convince the buyer that they really, truly, need your product. Sometimes, people need the product no matter what. If you’re selling housing...

Poetry Slam for the Earth

On Nov. 22nd, UWT poetry and creative writing lecturer Janie Miller hosted an evening of Eco-Poetry at the B Sharp Coffee House. Local poets and UWT students shared pieces that question our emotional...