As the American media has once again openly sided with the forces of oppression and occupation, little room is given to the voices of the Palestinian people whose Intifada is an act of united national liberation against a brutal military occupation.
The Olympics have ended? Good riddance. It was the worst, most un-Olympian, overcrowded, violated, professionalized and poorly reported and televised Olympics ever. A few weeks before the Games I purchased an antenna for my old television to ensure better reception of NBC in my downtown Lansing apartment building.
In Wednesdays edition of The State News, MSU President M. Peter McPherson expressed his concerns regarding a recent political cartoon depicting public schools on a cross labeled Proposal 1. McPherson claims that he reserves the right to comment, not so much as president, but as a member of the community.
Im writing to let you know that I found a column about marriage very sexist and extremely offensive (Women should think twice about marriage, SN 10/16). I respect ones decision on whether to get married, but I cannot agree with the way in which writer Jessi Phillips presented hers.
This letter is in response to a sports column by Krista Latham (Student section is becoming unoriginal SN 10/9). Im not sure Latham gets the idea behind what it is she is writing about, so Id like to clarify a few things for her. Latham, the very things you are complaining about and deem unoriginal are quite the opposite - they are what true football fans at MSU consider tradition.