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Staff Editorial

April 17
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Boston University continued its torrid pace of bad decision making over the weekend when apparent pledges from a non-sanctioned fraternity home were found by police in a basement allegedly duct taped to each other in only their underwear, covered in flour and condiments, with red welts on their bare...

Staff Editorial 11.16.2011

Staff Editorial 11.16.2011

November 16
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The important thing to note about the past few days since Suffolk Law professor Michael Avery’s comments criticized U.S. troops and the Suffolk GOP care package drive is that this came from a citizen of the United States expressing his First Amendment right of freedom of speech. Between Avery’s comments...

Staff Editorial

October 25
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Oh Halloween, how we at the Journal love thee. It is the one holiday where we can all revert back to being little kids, dress in ridiculous costumes and not have to deal with questions about being crazy. We all have our own great little memories of Halloween shenanigans from our childhoods. Whether you...

Staff Editorial

Staff Editorial

September 22
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The recent protest in New York entitled “Occupy Wall Street” entered its fourth day on Tuesday gathering a crowd of about 150 people. The protest is being promoted by a Vancouver based magazine called Adbusters, which has described itself as “a not-for-profit, reader-supported, 120,000-circulation...

Staff Editorial June 6

June 6
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Hello all incoming freshmen! We at the Journal know this is an exciting time for you as you embark on a new chapter of your lives. You’re leaving your high school realm where you were constantly supervised by teachers and locked in by a rigid schedule and entering a world of independence and adulthood....

Staff Editiorial April 20, 2011

April 21
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The spring semester is coming to an end, and here at The Journal, we're feeling bittersweet. Don't get us wrong, we're extremely excited that the school year is almost over and new things are yet to come, but we're also a bit saddened by the changes the end of a school year bring. I've served as opini...

Staff Editiorial April 13, 2011

April 15
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Suffolk is a Boston school through and through and we at the Journal are proud of that. Our campus is in the heart of Downtown Boston and yes, we love that dirty water—just not for drinking. Unfortunately that’s the only option we have if we don’t want to pay money for something that’s supposed...

Staff Editorial March. 6, 2011

April 7
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An April 2 New York Times article titled, " An Iowa Stop in a Broad Effort to Revitalize the Religious Right" noted a recent religious romp in Iowa among Evangelical pastors, hosted by the one and only Mike Huckabee. Pastors/ministers and their spouses  were invited to an all expenses-paid two-day ...

Staff Editorial March. 3, 2011

Staff Editorial March. 3, 2011

March 9
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In one of the greatest moments of Internet history, we received word that Charlie Sheen has created his very own Twitter account. At the Journal, with our intensive researching skills, we proudly attest to its existence and entertainment. Among all of the recent Charlie Sheen-fiasco news, this Twitter...

Staff Editorial Feb. 23, 2011

Staff Editorial Feb. 23, 2011

February 23
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It's official: people who work are now horrible and greedy -- at least if they work a union job. This is what the Republican Party is [and for a while has been] saying, but in the past weeks the GOP decided to take action against those damned workers who just want to take, take, take -- workers' rights,...

Staff Editorial Feb. 16, 2011

February 16
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We received a letter from Gordon King , Sr. Director  of Facilities Planning and Management, last week and he had wonderful things to say to us that we'd love to share with you. To the editor, Your front page headline on the wild winter weather (Snow bombards Suffolk, Feb. 9, 2011) was spot on. Th...

Staff Editorial Feb. 09, 2011

February 9
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"Good thing you like to write, because you aren't going to make any money in this profession" is what we've been told time and time again as aspiring journalists in the digital age. Parents, peers, and even professors have cast doubt on the potential for success in a career in journalism, and to be honest,...

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