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Sensing censorship? Not here

Sensing censorship? Not here

Last week, the Echo’s Opinions Editor, Wes Zebrowski penned a piece entitled “The Echo submits to administrative censorship.” Over the past week, Kiernan and I have been asked by several members of the community about the legitimacy of the claims, so I’m taking this opportunity to quickly respond. It is true that we had hoped to film the State of […]

by Jake Bleich· · 0 comments · Opinion
One nation, under Islamaphobia

One nation, under Islamaphobia

“One Nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.” When I reached high school, I stopped reciting the pledge of allegiance. It made me uncomfortable, and I could never figure out why until now. It’s not true. Here’s the thing: this country does not give freedom or ascribe equality to all its members. The U.S. was built on […]