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It Movie Review
Opinion

It Movie Review

  Being a horror movie fanatic, I was excited to see the remake of Stephen King’s It last weekend. And I wasn’t the only one to feel the hype. It racked-up an enormous $123.1 Million box office during its opening weekend, which according to Warner Brothers, is the best weekend-opening […]

Why I’m A Conservative
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Why I’m A Conservative

Staying True to My Values When Surrounded by Liberals I may be from southern California, but I am a conservative. Prior to attending college in North Carolina, I’ve been surrounded by liberals, including Vermont for twelve years and now San Diego for seven. Looking back, interacting with hardcore progressives and […]

DACA: A Rare Opportunity For Unity
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DACA: A Rare Opportunity For Unity

In this wildly conflict-ridden post election political landscape of conservative and liberal and a seemingly infinite number of other names, one notion that people appear to agree on is that the nation is divided. Various media outlets continue to promote this division with recent misleading and pessimistic headlines such as […]

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 […]