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Equal Sons and Equal Daughters
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Equal Sons and Equal Daughters

Note to the Reader: The views expressed in this column represent those of the writer at the time of publication and do not reflect views held by any elected official or candidate for public office. In one of my dresser drawers, there’s this boxy t-shirt that says “human woman” in […]

One Flag
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One Flag

In 2004—amid the thick of summer—I entered my initial Infantry training at Fort Benning, Georgia. Whenever a drill sergeant walked in the room we would all have to stand up and yell in unison – “dead man walking drill sergeant!” Five years later and nine months into my deployment on […]

Fintech Comes to Wake
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Fintech Comes to Wake

A new club – hosting roundtable discussions on the intersection of finance and technology (FinTech), has made its way onto campus at Wake Forest. The Wake Fintech club was co-founded by a diverse group of students across majors and graduation dates.  The club is of particular interest to the Wake […]

Movie Review: “Barry”
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Movie Review: “Barry”

“Orange is the New Black”, “House of Cards”, and “Breaking Bad”: all Netflix hits that any loyal binge-watcher would know and love. Netflix appears to be adding its popular list of series with a new film, “Barry”. “Barry” is about a young Barack Obama and the experiences at Columbia that […]

Gun Control is Not the Answer
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Gun Control is Not the Answer

Recently, the Old Gold and Black published an article on “common sense gun reforms.” Our Founding Fathers gave us the Bill of Rights, which, is the backbone of our nation. Thanks to the Second Amendment we all have the right to bear arms and this article is in defense of […]