Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Editorials

Editorial: Transgender rights restricted

Transgender individuals are being discriminated against once again, as Missouri lawmakers hosted a public hearing April 21 where they introduced  House Bill 2649. Discussion surrounded the notion that gender-affirming care should not be made available to young adults younger...

EDITORIAL: Brooklyn subway shooting injures many

The students at SUNY Plattsburgh stand in solidarity with the five critically injured individuals, the nearly two dozen injured people and those affected in the mass Brooklyn subway shooting April 12. Right before 8:30 a.m., during the shooting, the...

EDITORIAL: ‘Lake of blood’ protests war

The invasion of Russia into Ukraine is still happening — and Russian residents are now fighting back through protest.  April 7, in Vilnius, Lithuania, a “lake of blood” has been created in front of the Russian embassy, to signify to...

Editorial: Climate restoration calls for action

There is no Planet B.  This is all we have. Therefore, we need to begin to protect it, not with just legislation proposed, but with non-performative activism and practicing sustainability in our everyday lives.  In 2021, the United Nations released a...

EDITORIAL: Woman nominated, Supreme Court

It is time for change.  President Joe Biden nominated Ketanji Brown Jackson to sit on the Supreme Court, Feb. 25. She could be the first Black woman to be appointed and confirmed — a monumental, positive shift for our government,...

EDITORIAL: Bill passes through Senate

Disclaimer: There is strong language and subject material in this article. After more than 200 failed attempts of the U.S. government to pass one of the most important legislations toward righteousness, the Senate finally passed a bill March 7, that...

Editorial: We stand with Ukraine

We are in a time of uncertainty.  Ukraine has now been fighting every day to protect their land from Russia, which is being bombed and destroyed during the most aggressive attack since World War ll.  Ukraine became independent, a sovereign state...

Editorial: In Solidarity with Potsdam

The Students of Plattsburgh stand in solidarity and remembrance of 21-year-old student cellist, Elizabeth Howell, after her untimely death, Feb. 18.  Howell was a music education senior from Patterson, New York, set to graduate this year. She was a gifted...

Editorial: Fredonia students hold protest

Stephen Kershnar, a Philosophy professor at SUNY Fredonia, is under investigation for his comments about pedophilia made during one of his classes.   “Imagine that an adult male wants to have sex with a 12-year-old girl. Imagine that she’s a willing...

EDITORIAL: Safety measures should be met in gun owners homes

Madisyn Baldwin, age 17. Justin Shilling, age 17. Tate Myre, age 16. Hana St. Juliana, age 14. These are the names and ages of the victims in the Oxford High School tragedy. These students should be remembered as individuals, not...
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Cardinals Beat Saints

By Melanie Lanzo St. Lawrence University and the Plattsburgh Cardinals have a long history with previous back-to-back losses the Cardinals have experienced back in 2021....

Rugby punches ticket to nations

By Liam Sample The Plattsburgh men’s rugby team’s “miracle” run continued as they finished the regular season by winning the TNT Tournament at Memorial Field...

New, old clubs expand campus culture

By Sydney Hakes While higher education is a place for fine tuning one’s skills and defining career goals, campus life plays an important role in...

Issue 12 Horoscopes

By Sydney Hakes Aries: Taking practical action to bring a dream of yours to life should reward you today. Once you get going, a financial...
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