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Book Review of Against the Fascist Creep by Alexander Reid Ross and The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Article by Kirbie Bennett Photo by Allison Anderson

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Fascism as an ideology and revolutionary movement is often viewed as vehemently pitted against the values of liberalism, democracy and multiculturalism, going to great lengths to dismantle institutions that promote such ethics.

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The Independent Book Review: Who Rules the World? and Difficult Women

By Kirbie Bennett

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Long before “fake news” and “alternative facts” became topics of national discussion and face-palming, the linguistic theorist and social critic Noam Chomsky was offering up in-depth reflections on the way power-systems manufacture consent, creating necessary illusions to distract citizens from systemic inequalities and injustices.

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What is a Liberal Arts College and Why Should I care?

What is a Liberal Arts College and Why Should I care?

Opinion by Jarred Green

Monday, March 20, 2017

As you may know, there has been an ongoing debate regarding the identity of Fort Lewis College. Should it be deemed a liberal arts college or a college that provides a “liberal education” to its students?

 
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Time to Do Our Part

Time to Do Our Part

Opinion by Evan Wick

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

For a while here at Fort Lewis College we have been hearing a lot of talk about the future of our institution.

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Movie Review: Arrival

Movie Review: Arrival

Article by Roy Adams Graphic by Allison Anderson

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

With the current trend average sci-fi thrillers being made almost every year, such as Interstellar, Gravity, and The Martian; all laden with the same general story, given over and over again, who wants another one?  

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