OPINION: The lack of K-State snow days is embarrassing and sad

K-State's snow day phobia is a bad look for the university — and it'll only get worse.

OPINION: Zoos are an animal’s nightmare

Animals should not be held in captivity because of the physical and emotional impact it places on them.

OPINION: GMOs are good for crop production, not harmful

Genetically modified organisms are becoming more common in farms and produce sections, and the benefits of GMOs outweigh the risks.

Consumers responsible for societal acceptance of sweatshops

Corporations have consistently chosen profits over people for more than a century, since decades before the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in 1911. Fires, disease...

OPINION: How to cross an icy campus without eating pavement

Need to walk across a wintry campus? From baby steps to butt scooting, let's put the "ice" in "advice."

Media bias must be clear to avoid skewed views of U.S. Big Business

America can only flourish again if its citizens accurately understand mass media bias and the underlying abuses of power that threaten our economy, environment...

Finding hope in the K-State family: A suicide prevention success story

The story of one K-State student and how she now considers herself a suicide prevention success story thanks to the support of the K-State family.

Guest Column: Why does the Black Student Union exist?

Black Student Union President Muenfua Lewis speaks to why the union matters.

EDITORIAL: Reopening campus is a mistake students, faculty will pay for

Students are going to pay for the premature reopening of campus with their money and their lives.

Mixing alcohol with Tylenol dangerous, possibly deadly

Last Thursday, I went to the hospital for a checkup. As expected, the doctor said I would probably live forever. I don’t want to...

Unchecked population growth strains resources, is major international issue

It's easy to forget that there are nearly 7 billion people living on our planet. Our own lives demand so much attention that...

Affirmative action prevents access to equal opportunities, treatment; should be abolished

Affirmative action is an affront to our American values. Opportunity, hard work and ambition are under siege when affirmative action is allowed. The policy...

Intramural sports unite students

To the point is an editorial selected and debated by the editorial board and written after a majority opinion is formed. This is the...

Bullying affects people all over country, taking a stand is only option

Chances are high that by this time in our lives, we have either been bullies, victims of bullying, or bystanders to bullying. How widespread...

OPINION: The multicultural student center a step backward, not forward

Student Bayley Clark weighs in on the effects of a multicultural student center.

OPINION: Football’s future hanging in the balance of administration, coaching staff

After Friday's loss to an abysmal Texas team, it's clearly evident that the coaching and administration are failing the players on the team.

A lobbying success story of milk: Unnatural, unhealthy, unwise

Humans are the only animals on the planet that drink another animal's milk. Thus, by definition, drinking cows' milk is extremely unnatural.Despite thousands of...

REVIEW: KSBN common read uncommonly offensive

A student's review of this year's KSBN common read, Mark Haddon's 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.'

Letter from the editor: We will not take down the photos or the stories

Our jobs as journalists are not to prevent people from being offended.

OPINION: Why soccer is the sport of the world

Billions of fans watch the FIFA World Cup every four years. If you don't, you're missing out.