Nebraska citizens to vote on death penalty: Repeal should stay in place

Phil Brown SENIOR STAFF WRITER Last year, when the Nebraska State Legislature repealed the use of the death penalty, overriding Governor Ricketts’ veto and achieving bipartisan...

Voter fraud investigation is a waste of money

James Hill CONTRIBUTOR All the claims about three-to-five million cases of voter fraud are complete and utter nonsense. “I will be asking for a major investigation into...

“Two steps back” for transgender students

Ashton Nanninga CONTRIBUTOR Imagine being stuck in a room with only two doors. Both are locked, and you don’t have the key to either. This scenario illustrates...

Trump proposes unfortunate, problematic cuts

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER President Trump is expected soon to sign a budget into law that would strip for the National Endowment for the Arts...

Is marriage going out of style for millennials?

Marriage rates are steadily declining and forecasting firm Demographic Intelligences suggests it'll continue as millennials choose to opt out of traditional relationships. According to the Pew...

A letter to the Gateway Editor

In his banal and frighteningly incoherent article, staff writer Phil Brown delivered a reaching, under-developed opinion about an issue he hasn’t taken enough time...

Kintner resignation: Much needed, long overdue

Madeline Miller CONTRIBUTOR Along with a seat in the state legislature comes a powerful, albeit local, platform of visibility that is far too easily abused. Nebraska...

Making change in the Digital Age: Slacktivism

Madeline Miller CONTRIBUTOR In this tumultuous time, it seems we hear about new protests being held every day. In the age of the Internet, a new...