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Students to #TakeAKnee

Students to #TakeAKnee

What you need to know prior to Silent NightBy Rachel Campbell & Brecken Mumford | Contributors This evening, before complete silence takes over Odle Arena, a group of students will be taking a knee during the national anthem. You may have heard murmurs across campus about it. Maybe you were […]

by · December 8, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Photograph provided by Nathan Kiern.

When violence is the option

When is violence excusable and when is it necessary?By Jeff Mewhinney | Contributor Many of us have been raised looking up to nonviolent protest leaders, and that is not a bad thing. We learn quite a bit of long-suffering from the likes of Martin Luther King and Gandhi. We must not […]

by · April 28, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Timothy Wolfe steps down amidst protest from students who claim he mishandled racial issues on campus.

Rallies, racism and resignations

President of University of Missouri resigns to allow healing on a racially wounded campus By Julia Camara| Echo Student protesters at the University of Missouri cheered as their president resigned from his position on Monday due to claims of his insufficient dealings with campus racism and other bigoted incidents. “I […]

by · November 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · World/National