Experience

Don’t let panic be prejudice

Editorial Board and Spencer Batute

February 7, 2020

Swine flu. Ebola. MERS. All global health scares, mucking up mounds of panic in countries all over the world. What’s more, all are examples of disease which have caused many to display xenophobic sentiment toward infected populations. It’s no secret that the new “coronavirus,” a viral infection originating f...

No one should have to live in fear

No one should have to live in fear

Stevie Corio

March 2, 2017

Racial profiling is something that can never truly be proved. As people know, there are three sides to every story: what was said by one person, what was said by the other person, and the truth. However, the bottom line is, no one should have to live in fear that there will be a consequence for being w...

Bill Maher is a wretched hack

Bill Maher is a wretched hack

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com

February 23, 2017

“Pride goeth before destruction,” says the Good Book. “And an haughty spirit before a fall.” Bill Maher might not believe in the holy texts, but it has some good lines. Maher made headlines last week when he decided to have right-wing “provocateur” Milo Yiannopoulos on “Real Time.” Maher and t...

Quit comparing anti-racism to literal torture

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com

February 24, 2016

One of the CIA’s favorite methods of extracting often-faulty intel from alleged terrorists during the early years of the War on Terror was waterboarding. The act requires the victim to be laid down at an incline, heart above head, which is covered with a towel. Water is then poured over their face,...

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