Saturday, April 10, 2021
Rise of Student Debt

The American Dream: a Millennial’s nightmare

Opinions Editor Alexandria Lenzi argues Millennials have been shortchanged of the American Dream because society and the economy are in constant flux, but the expectations are not.

If Palin was president: ‘Water boarding is how we’d baptize terrorists’

"Water boarding is how we'd baptize terrorists," Sarah Palin.

Anti-vaxxers: How badly do we miss polio?

"The anti-vaxxer movement is a symptom of widespread scientific ignorance, and unfortunately, a culture of suspicion."

Calling Kroenke’s bluff

In response to "No Chance of a Comeback": Dane seems to believe our beloved Rams are moving out West and that football in St. Louis is over. But there is one problem with Dane’s theory: It’s wrong.

#Oscarssowhite they “don’t see color”

The nominations for the 87th annual Academy Awards go to... white people. Big surprise.
Political cartoon

Political cartoon: University and city get ready to rumble

Webster University President Elizabeth Stroble and Webster Groves Mayor Gerry Welch face off at the city council meeting for round 2 on educational zoning.
metro probs

Editorial: Journal endorses Dolan’s Metro investment

The Journal supports District 5 County Council Candidate Patrick Dolan's policy on public transportation. We believe an investment to improve the Metro's accessibility would especially benefit Webster students.
Ebola: another false epidemic trend

Ebola: Another “epidemic” trend

Has Ebola in the U.S. become the next "epidemic" trend?

Trophy hunters not winning humanity any medals

"When laws are put in place without the means to enforce them, corruption can make a big difference in the effect that legislation has. This is a big deal when it comes to the lives of animals that have already become endangered due to sport hunting."
Internet fast lane

Internet fast lanes accelerate inequality

Opinions Editor Alexandria Lenzi argues the Internet fast lanes proposal is discriminatory and threatens net neutrality and free speech.
Catcalling

Catcalls aren’t compliments

"Newsflash, buddy, the 1950s are long gone." Kalani slams Steve Santagati for his ignorant comments defending catcalling, which were recently featured on CNN in response to a viral anti-street harassment YouTube video.

Three Webster elite snag a cumulative $195,000 in bonuses

Newly-released tax documents reveal the salaries and bonuses of Webster's upper administration.

Snow Day

Controversy arose the morning of Feb. 16 when Webster University delayed canceling classes despite poor road conditions.

Marriage equality overshadows LGBTQ oppression

Internation Human Rights major Henrietta Campbell argues the stalemate for gay marriage with the supreme court is not a win. They believe LGBTQ rights to employment, safety and inclusion are more pressing issues.