An American passport visits Cuba

Cuba is a nation where janitors and dentists rub sweaty shoulders in the same packed bus home. In this country no one can complain about an educational divide between poor and rich, or die of a disea...

Car theft near UWT is a reality

Last Sunday, a non student resident of Court 17 was the victim of a car theft. According to a campus wide email notification the 1991 blue Toyota Camry was stolen from the third floor of the apartmen...

10 things about myself that annoy me

1. I’m attracted to video game women: My first video game crush was Chun-Li from “Street Fighter II” for the Super Nintendo when I was eightyears- old. Seeing her in that yellow tank-top and those de...

Genetically modified organisms

The practice by so many of our elected representatives of putting powerful global corporations’ profits over and above the interests of our citizens has become so common it is no longer news. With co...

Predatory student lending

Student loan debt has reached epidemic proportions in the USA. Surpassing credit card debt, it amounts to around a trillion dollars now and is likely to grow as tuition prices continue their rocket r...

Paying for “Hot Coffee” with Dudley

The controversy of paying more for on-the-disc content in the fighting video game “Street Fighter X Tekken” ignited a flame hotter than Ken’s Dragon Punch. The jargon confuses fans who wonder why the...

What to do if a gunman is on campus

Back in May, tragedy struck Seattle in the form of a gunman who shot and killed five people in a coffee shop. Also in May came the controversial Tacoma area code gun symbol by Jesse Arneson, which ma...