The Dose

Sorry, Trump! Stop-and-frisk didn’t work the first time

Shain E. Thomas When Donald Trump proposed a nationwide implementation of stop-and-frisk, the presidential hopeful appeared to be using Chicago as his only proof. As provocative as it sounds, during an interview with FOX News’ Sean Hannity on Wednesday, Trump suggested that the stop-and-frisk tactic would alleviate violence in America’s inner city areas. The following morning, Trump said he wanted to enact the policy in Chicago,

Higher education isn’t meant for everyone

The Editorial Board Many of us have been groomed by our families to be the next great step in their bloodlines. Some of us came from blue collar units, primped for our entire youths to be the family’s biggest success story. Others may be the first in their families to even go to college. Then there are the students who

North Texas volleyball earns first C-USA win

The Mean Green volleyball team earned its first Conference USA victory Sunday, defeating Florida International University 3-0 in straight sets. North Texas (7-10, 1-1) took advantage of early errors made by the Golden Panthers (6-9, 0-1) in the first set, jumping out to an early 9-6 lead. Back-to-back kills by junior middle blocker Holly Milam secured the 25-21 win later in

North Texas football caps ferocious rally with double-overtime road victory

For the first time since 2013, North Texas football got a win on the road. After falling behind 17-0, the Mean Green (2-2, 1-0) fought back to defeat Rice University 42-35 in double-overtime Saturday night. It was only the third overtime game in the history of North Texas football. Facing a fourth and inches in the second overtime, the Owls

North Texas volleyball slips up in first Conference USA game

North Texas volleyball lost 3-1 to the University of Southern Mississippi in its first Conference USA game on Friday night. The Mean Green (6-10) let technical errors, such as digging, get the best of them against the Golden Eagles (11-4). Although there were high-energy plays in the fourth set, the women’s blunders at the beginning ultimately did them in. “We