Opinion

The rise and fall of nuclear North Korea

In two years, North Korea could have intercontinental nuclear missiles capable of reaching the United States. Instead of another Cold War between two superpowers for military supremacy and control, North Korea

The damages of repealing internet privacy rules

The Editorial Board In the latest instance of congressional mischief, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to repeal the Federal Communications Commission’s broadband privacy rules on Tuesday. The Senate passed

Is there another Great Recession coming?

The United States of America. A modern superpower. A country characterized by its ability to execute influence on a worldwide scale. A strong military, abundant resources, a diverse population and

New York’s fight against animal abuse is for the better

As the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals announced on Facebook, March 23 marked a “victory for animals” in Niagara County, New York. The mistreatment of animals has

Democracy, at home and abroad

On March 25, the European Union celebrated its 60th anniversary. Jean Monnet, one of its founding fathers, said the idea was to create an “ever closer union” – one where “Europe will

Letter: Solving the issue of child abuse in Texas

Elizabeth Garcia | Contributing Writer Dear Editor, I am an undergraduate social work student at the University of North Texas. It has come to my attention that Texas is more concerned

Thinking beyond your party loyalty

Kara Jobmann | Staff Writer In 2017, your political affiliation affects who your friends are, what you discuss and even who you date. It has even become a disclaimer on Tinder, making

The relevance of PBS and educational television

On April 10, “Sesame Street” will introduce an autistic character named Julia. The classic series has been a staple of PBS and many children’s lives for 47 years and works to promote

Experiencing the ‘After Break Effect’

Welcome back, UNT students and faculty. I hope everyone had an amazing spring break. I don’t know about everyone else, but I definitely needed that week. It’s always nice to

A deeper look into President Trump’s new budget

One positive thing about President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget is that it will never pass in the House of Representatives. To summarize his new proposals, or as he calls it, “A