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Love is not forever, except in certain packages

  An Editorial by Brehanna Daniels Many tend to believe that it is difficult to write about love, especially when the writer is a young person. However, I believe that young people understand love in many ways that would really startle adults. To begin with, love is the only force that one can give away and [...]

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Spartan Echo EIC named Hercules Scholar by Tom Joyner Foundation

  by Jason Gill It was an honor and a surprise to receive the news of being selected as a Hercules Scholar by the Tom Joyner Foundation. It’s a great thing that Tom Joyner reaches out to HBCUs and is noted for giving back to his community. I like to think of it as reaching [...]

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Walk in their shoes

  An editorial by Roger Smith I’m a CEO with a GED, and I have walked in the shoes of a minimum wage worker. I know from experience that it’s a tougher road today. The minimum wage buys fewer necessities now than it did when I needed it to survive. And as a successful capitalist, [...]

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Restoring freedom to information in the Freedom of Information Act

  By Amy Bennett Over time federal agencies have flipped the Freedom of Information Act (ACT) on its head. Congress clearly intended the FOIA to be a tool for the public to pry information out of federal agencies. In recent years, however, agencies have blatantly abused opaque language in the law to keep records that [...]

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