Category Archive: Politics

Stars and Bars harm SC economy

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Joshua Jenkins Staff Writer This is one dead horse that no one needs to apologize for beating. The fact of the matter is, the confederate flag is hindering The Palmetto State’s economy and… Continue reading

Meet your SGA President: Gregory Williams!

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An Interview with USC Upstate SGA President Gregory Williams   Patrick Ruddy Staff Writer Every student body has some form of governing authority. For USC Upstate, this authority is known as the Student… Continue reading

Equality isn’t free

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$17,142 to possibly be cut from USC Upstate Funding due to the Preface Book Topic on Homosexuality. Patrick Rudy Staff Writer For the duration of this country’s history, the issue of equality has… Continue reading

The Bare Minimum: A Look into the Fair Minimum Wage Act

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How raising the minimum wage by almost three dollars might affect you Patrick Rudy Staff Writer Over the years, the U.S. economy could be labeled as inconsistent. Something that has increased steadily in… Continue reading

What to Make of Al Jazeera

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Evan Plumley Staff Writer On August 20, 2013 a satellite news channel was launched in the United States by the name of, Al Jazeera. With a vision of becoming the most trusted news… Continue reading