An overview of the NHL’s 2020-2021 season

The 2020-2021 season marks the 103rd season of play for the National Hockey League. This season is one to be remembered, as it has not been without its changes and adjustments. Covid alone caused so many transitions in the regular schedule of the season, with the draft being moved to early October from its usual […]

Oklahoma baseball allegiance

Oklahoma is a state that is unique and strangely situated in terms of fanbase for professional sports. In particular, there is quite a bit of division over the following of Major League Baseball. This should be expected, as we are a state with no professional baseball team, but it is interesting how segregated that Oklahoma […]

Congressman Matt Gaetz has served three terms as the representative for Florida’s first Congressional District. courtesy Flickr

Gaetz and Greenberg investigated for sex trafficking

The House Ethics Committee has opened an investigation against Florida representative Matt Gaetz for his involvement with Joel Greenberg, who was federally indicted on 33 counts including sex trafficking of a 17 year old girl. According to the court, he engaged in a “sugar daddy” relationship with her, a relationship defined as a rich older […]

The last time Amazon workers voted on whether to unionize was in 2014 when a warehouse of only 30 employees in Delaware voted, significantly smaller than Bessemer’s 6,000 employee warehouse. courtesy Flickr

Alabama Amazon workers vote against unionizing

Despite coming under fire for allegations of poor treatment of employees, Alabama Amazon employees recently voted against forming a union. Amazon started in 1994 as a family owned online bookstore started by Jeff Bezos and his former wife MacKenzie Scott. In 28 years it has transitioned from the simple idea of having a bookstore on […]

Protestors have gathered at the trial of Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis, MN. courtesy Chad Davis, CC BY-SA 2.0

Defense’s argument doesn’t hold up in Chauvin trial

We are over a week into the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former officer of the Minneapolis Police Department who was caught almost a year ago on camera on May 26, 2020 with his knee on the neck of George Floyd for almost nine minutes straight. Floyd’s death was a tragedy that shook the entirety […]

Florida representative Matt Gaetz is under investigation following allegations of sexual abuse. courtesy Wikimedia Commons

Gaetz allegations must be responded to seriously

Scandalous sexual allegations are not something that people are surprised to hear anymore when it comes to our political leaders. Unfortunately, such occurrences are more commonplace with people of power than probably anyone would care to admit. As it turns out, Florida representative Matt Gaetz is not immune to such allegations, as he is currently […]

Pope’s rejection of same-sex unions not a sign of hate

The Catholic Church has never been anything short of controversial. Needless to say, it is not an organization that easily fits into many of the norms of society, as the institution itself is often opposed in its beliefs to many cultural trends and changes. In the past few weeks, the Vatican made headlines once again […]

Top 10 sports movies to enjoy when no game is on

It is the early months of a new year with new seasons of all of our favorite sports ramping up as the previous seasons come to a close. In this transition time it is some- times difficult to find media that can quench our thirst for competition, athleticism, and the love of our favorite games. […]

As enrollment skyrockets, Epic is given greater amounts of funding. Graphic by Emma Palmer

Epic Charter Schools must put students’ needs first

Epic Charter Schools is swimming in high water right now, as the state’s auditor has found more violations of Oklahoma’s policies on payroll cost in addition to the original discoveries of the original audit. The original lawsuit is delayed and the previous deadline for Epic to pay back $11.2 million is postponed to a month […]