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    Why Abolishing Greek Life Won't End Racism

    Why Abolishing Greek Life Won't End Racism

    University of Oklahoma's Sigma Alpha Epsilon (SAE) fraternity has been in the national spotlight after a video surfaced of a few fraternity members shouting a racist chant aboard a party bus. The OU chapter, which has since been disbanded by SAE national headquarters, planned to have Waka Flocka Flame perform in 2015. However, the rapper has decided to […]
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    What Makes Couples Successful: 5 Ways To Thrive In A Healthy Relationship

    What Makes Couples Successful: 5 Ways To Thrive In A Healthy Relationship

    Relationships are tricky. In the beginning of a relationship, life is wonderful. Then, a few months in, it always seems that the allure and romance fades and the other person's flaws, bad habits and not-so-pleasant qualities become more apparent. More fights occur or there is less talking than there used to be. Maybe a vicious cycle begins that turns between great […]
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    The Information Age: Why White-Collar Jobs Could Soon Become Extinct

    The Information Age: Why White-Collar Jobs Could Soon Become Extinct

    It's the end of an era: The automation of white-collar jobs is here. Think back to your 10th grade history class and recall the shift from small-scale cottage industries (think of a single craftsman shearing, knitting and sewing a fleece shirt) to mass-production using machines (now think of 100 identical shirts on an assembly line), […]
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    8 Things All Couples Dread About Valentine's Day

    8 Things All Couples Dread About Valentine's Day

    Spending a holiday with a significant other comes with a lot of wonderful advantages. Christmas and New Year's Eve are swell and dandy, but Valentine's Day is a whole other beast. For many couples, the cons of Valentine's Day can make a special day into something of a nightmare. 1. Everyone asks what you're doing. Maybe […]
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    6 Issues Present In ‘Selma' That Still Trouble The US Today

    6 Issues Present In ‘Selma' That Still Trouble The US Today

    Many of my friends have raved about “Selma,” the historical drama about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s march in Selma, Alabama. As a college student, or maybe just as a lame one, I very rarely have time to see movies, but “Selma” absolutely knocked my socks off. I'm big on how the “craft” of a […]