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A picture’s worth a thousand words: Remove President Romo’s photos

A picture's worth a thousand words: Remove President Romo's photos

Editorial Board and Rudy Sanchez

April 23, 2019

UTSA has made ample efforts to promote a safe and comfortable campus environment for all students and faculty. In response to recent events, President Eighmy and his administration have created resources for supporting victims of sexual misconduct and discrimination. These efforts are in the form of...

Presidential Allegations: The credibility of Michael Cohen’s testimony

Rudy Sanchez and Alex Hanks

March 6, 2019

Last Wednesday Michael Cohen, former attorney and fixer— turned righteous whistleblower— for Donald Trump, tried to set the record straight concerning Trump’s enigmatic legacy in a lurid testimony before the Congressional Oversight Committee. The hearing, fraught with legal and political jargo...

Jussie Smollett: An All Around Tragedy

Claire Coburn

February 26, 2019

On Feb. 20, the state attorney for Cook County, Illinois, filed a felony disorderly misconduct charge against Jussie Smollett for allegedly filing a false report of a hate crime. The next day, Jussie Smollett turned himself in. This is one of the biggest stories of the century. A gay African-American...

No Bamba

No Bamba

Alex Hanks

February 20, 2019

Sheck Wes, the rapper behind “Mo Bamba,” spent this past week in the spotlight after accusations of physical and mental abuse by ex-girlfriend and singer Justine Skye. While all signs point to Sheck being guilty, I won’t be writing about the case itself. I would rather use this section of the paper...