OPINION: Portland is another reason why we need to abolish ICE

Grant Gaden CONTRIBUTOR In the past few weeks, the conflict between protesters and law enforcement in Portland reached an impasse. This occurred after the Trump administration ordered...

OPINION: A Difficult Decision to Make: Unemployment or COVID?

Grant Gaden CONTRIBUTOR Something lost in the mess of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is that we are currently in what has been considered one of the...

Introducing ‘Dear Durango,’ The Gateway’s new advice column

Claire Redinger DIGITAL EDITOR Advice: Sometimes we need it, and sometimes we give it. Sometimes we Google it, and sometimes we call our moms for it. Sometimes,...

OPINION: The United States Postal Service is an essential public service and it needs...

Hailey Stessman OPINION EDITOR My mother tells me that when she was a child the entire neighborhood knew her father’s name. For over thirty years, he would...

OPINION: It Is Not a Sign of Weakness

Hailey Stessman OPINION EDITOR ***This article will mention topics such as anxiety, panic disorder and depression. “Good.” “Alright.” “Okay.” The above three words were always my default response to any...

OPINION: Why Accessibility Needs to Go Beyond the Screen

Hailey Stessman OPINION EDITOR For the next four months, I will be sitting in front of a screen, mindlessly watching a classmate’s cat wander into the...

OPINION: Why Have Masks Become Increasingly Politicized?

Elle Love SENIOR ONLINE REPORTER With the COVID-19 outbreak, masks and other facial coverings are in high demand due to several studies suggesting they lower the...

OPINION: The Distance Learning Fee Is More Than What Students Should Handle

James Knowles CONTRIBUTOR Being a college student isn’t cheap. Tuition, assorted fees and the many other expenses continually produce dents and debts in students’ finances. In...