It’s time to address the sweeping term of “mental illness” when it comes to...

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER When a man killed over 50 people in Las Vegas last week, the runners on the news told us that Paul...

NFL protests shine spotlight on need for better veteran care, not anger over peaceful...

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR Colin Kaepernick’s form of protest was not loud. He did not shout, he did not draw attention, there were no signs or...

Thoughts on panhandlers

Ashton Nanninga CONTRIBUTOR The intersection of 72nd and Dodge is one of the busiest in Omaha, but not just for traffic. On any given day, one...

Vaccinations: public health vs public choice

Megan Wade ADVERTISING MANAGER The Washington Post’s Aug. 21, 2017 article titled, “Despite the measles outbreak, anti-vaccine activists in Minnesota refuse to back down” shows how...

UNO student organization spotlight: Young Americans for Freedom and College Democrats

Jessica Wade OPINION EDITOR To start, what are the basic principles of your organization? Young Americans for Freedom: In the face of national pushback against conservative beliefs,...

Faculty Q&A with Dawn Cripe of the Women’s and Gender Studies Department

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Women's and gender studies professor Dawn Cripe is the kind of teacher that will wear a matching "Girl Power" t-shirt with...

Protect the right to choose

Madeline Miller STAFF REPORTER No one wants an abortion. It is a simple fact. No one wakes up the day of their procedure excited to get...

Protect Pro Lifers’ right to protest

Maria Philomena Nevada CONTRIBUTOR National Life Chain Sunday is an event that is held across the U.S. on Oct. 1 by proponents of the "pro-life movement."...