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Activism or Just Being an Asshole

Hacktivist collective group “Anonymous” has vowed to release contact information for approximately 1,000 people alleged to be members of...
By Melanie Anderson, 3L | November 16, 2015
Misty Copeland, photo by Nisian Hughes

Body Shaming: More Than Our Bodies

Body shaming is an “urban dictionary” term used to describe behavior that critiques, generalizes, demeans or otherwise shames women who do...
By Stacy James, 1L | November 16, 2015
Kim Davis

Kim Davis: It Is Time to Act

Kim Davis is not Rosa Parks.  She is not a martyr, nor is she a hero.  Kim Davis is the bus driver who refused to do his job when Rosa...
By Jesse Schiffman, 1L | October 1, 2015
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Necessity and the Right to Control Distribution: The $750/Pill AIDS Medication

8,000 people, along with the rest of the world, were shocked when they woke up one morning last month.  Daraprim, a medication used to...
By Donny Samporna, 3L | October 1, 2015
Black Tax

The "Black Tax"

Students, faculty, and alumni of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) gather annually in Charlotte, North Carolina for a...
By Precious Harrison-Cobb | March 27, 2015
Robert Durst

Robert Durst

There is an old saying, “The third time is a charm.” For millionaire real-estate heir Robert Durst however, the third time may be his jinx...
By Shawn Bakshi | March 27, 2015
Columbine

What's in a Word

Without referencing a dictionary, can you define the word terror? If you can, I envy your seemingly eidetic memory. If you can’t its ok;...
By Shawn Bakshi | March 27, 2015
Mister A's

5 Romantic Date Night Ideas for Valentine's Day

This year Barristers Ball doesn’t fall on Valentine’s Day, which means we have to come up with our own plans for celebrating Valentine’s...
By Melanie Anderson | February 20, 2015
Image Credit, Nike INC. and Portland Tribune

Slam Dunk Case for Nike?

Jordan, the brand coined by and around Michael Jordan, who is arguably the greatest thing to ever happen to the NBA and undoubtedly the...
By Chris Arce | February 20, 2015
Bill Cosby

Public Opinion Clouds Bill Cosby's Legacy

It is an innate thought to associate educational, uplifting and groundbreaking television sitcoms such as “Fat Albert,” “A Different World...
By Brittany Brewer | February 20, 2015
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