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February 29 , 2024

Despite superstitions, black cats deserve love too

They’re cute, they’re furry and they’re being thrown out into the streets. Black cats often come to mind because of one particularly important day that’s just around the corner. And no, I’m not talkin...

Venezuela’s recall referendum suspension endangers freedom of speech

As a U.S. resident, I wholeheartedly embrace our country’s democratic principles. One of the most essential political assets is our ability to have our voices heard regardless of regional origin. ...

‘Of Thee I Sing’ strikes right chord with political satire

As this year’s tumultuous election comes closer day by day, “Of Thee I Sing” couldn’t have come to the University of Miami at a better time. The acclaimed political satire was written in the 1930s by...

Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’ still hailed as iconic album 25 yea...

Kurt Cobain led the life of a classic rags-to-riches story. He was a young man from the small town of Aberdeen, Washington who worked his way to the top of the rock 'n’ roll food chain with his band’s...

Musical features political satire fit for election season

In an election cycle like this one, Americans might forget that dysfunctional politics is a national tradition. The theatre department reminds audiences of the timeless absurdity of running for of...

Folk EP blends traditional country, ‘newgrass’ genres

In the past year, Big City Folk Band has proven that they're far more than just another folk band.  The band’s name stems from the members’ love of folk despite their hailing from urban backgrounds. B...

Raids, court decisions, polarizing rhetoric create tough year for immigrant...

A businessman joined a crowded presidential race about year ago and commenced his campaign by slandering undocumented immigrants. This businessman has since become the official Republican nominee, esp...

Van Bailey appointed director of LGBTQ Student Center

The University of Miami has appointed Van Bailey as the inaugural director of the new LGBTQ Student Center, which opened this fall to cater to the needs of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, que...

‘Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses’ features music fro...

Since the late 20th century, the world of video gaming has left an indelible mark on millions of children and adults alike. The world of video game soundtracks, on the other hand, is often looked upon...

On anniversary of Lincoln’s death, does today’s Republican Part...

On April 14, 1865, while the country was still licking its wounds after a bloody civil war, President Abraham Lincoln was shot at Ford’s Theatre by John Wilkes Booth. Lincoln succumbed to his wounds a...

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