Kony 2012 ignites armchair activism

By: Chelsea Ratterman, Assistant Editor Activism has always been a part of human nature. Whether righting a wrong, helping someone or raising money for a worthwhile cause, there is always something for those who want to be involved. By definition, “activism” is the intentional effort to promote, impede or direct change, and comes in many […]

21st Century Activism needs basis in fact not fiction

Dennis Gosnell, Assignment Editor Activism has always been an important part of American culture. Whether it was the forefathers standing up to Great Britain, African Americans standing up in protest of segregation and prejudice, or even now the 99 percent standing up to the one percent of Wall Street. In this way, activism holds a special […]