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It seems that in today’s political climate there are more and more politicians and protesters demanding that America, and the rest of the Western world, loosen their borders and accept more migrants into their country. Prominent politicians such as…

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The topic of feminism has become one of the biggest hot button issues in the United States today. Talking points such as the supposed wage gap and college rape culture have become incredibly divisive for people on both sides…

PHOTO COURTESY | WIKIPEDIA Assault rifle is a broad term, which encompasses a large range of capacity. With the recent March for Our Lives and national school walkout that took place the other week, spearheaded by the rather annoying…

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I know that it’s popular nowadays to advocate against so-called ‘hate speech’. It sounds like a perfectly ethical stance to hold when one only lightly thinks on the surface level of preventing hateful and bigoted ideologies from being voiced…

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I know I said in my last opinion piece that I didn’t want to get into the gun control debate, but after seeing the recent coverage of the Parkland Shooting and the deceptive lies various politicians and media figures…

PHOTO COURTESY | WIKI COMMONS The government shouldn’t be responsible for what people do in the bedroom. Many people these days seem to want their governments to provide them with “free” services. Things that have previously been left to…

A recent editorial published by The Spectrum seemed to have sparked some rather interesting conversations. The recent Taboo special edition contained an interview between one of The Spectrum’s editors and a somewhat notorious Fargo National Socialist, Pete Tefft. Despite…

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As I’m sure many of you are aware, the month of February has been arbitrarily deemed “Black History Month” since its inception in 1976. The holiday was originally started by author and historian Carter G. Woodson in order to…

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As I’m sure many of you are aware, the upper crust celebrities of Hollywood patted themselves on the back for the umpteenth time this year with the prestigious Grammy Awards. As anyone who has paid any attention to these…