Hilltop Views

Millennials are feeling the Bern, Sanders can count on their vote

Erin Downey

November 13, 2015

He could be our next president of the U.S., he believes what the majority of Americans believe, and it goes without saying that he has better hair than Trump. So far, Bernie Sanders has shown multiple times in the presidential race...

Netflix speaks to 2000s kids by bringing the SpongeBob SquarePants Movie from 2004

Gabrielle Wilkosz

November 13, 2015

The people have spoken and Netflix has given in.Over two hours of a title sequence-singing fish, Krabby Patties (don’t forget the pickles) and your favorite sponge who lives in a pineapple are just some of the perks of Novembe...

Barack Obama beats Vladimir Putin where it counts: Economics

Anthony Wolf

October 23, 2015

Some people say that if you fight a war on your own soil, you’re  losing. If that’s true, then for Russian President Vladimir Putin the war for dominance is one that he is surely losing on a less discussed frontier: econ...

Black patients may face an unconcscious bias in health care, studies say

Ellise Stokes

October 23, 2015

Adding to the pile of institutional racism black people face, they may also have reason to be worried about the health care they receive. According to several studies, black patients experience unconscious bias from their healt...

Fantasy continues to beat reality in talks about gun control

Anthony Wolf

October 16, 2015

When St. Edward’s University Police Department sent out a response e-mail regarding the “anonymous threat,” they were responding to the 4chan post that copied the anonymous threat suspected to be connected to the recent O...

America’s terminally ill should have the option to escape their suffering

Amanda Gonzalez

October 16, 2015

A hardworking, middle-aged former welder Gerardo Andres “Jerry” González died on Feb. 9, 2011. In the last years of his life, diabetes and high blood-pressure levels led to kidney failure.It started when González suffered ...

Recycled rhetoric on gun control means no policy changes

October 9, 2015

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff.The shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon was tragic. The...

Dear Pope Francis: You have fallen victim to America’s media

October 2, 2015

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff. Dear Pope Francis,You came to the United States, and truthfully, e...

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