The Maneater

Opinion Archives
Dec. 02, 2018

Sexuality isn’t always gay or straight

When society focuses too much on gay or straight, people in the middle of the spectrum of sexuality tend to lose out.

Dec. 02, 2018

First comes love, second comes marriage, then comes… silence

The queer and gender nonconforming have unique struggles that everyone needs to know about.

Nov. 27, 2018

MSA participation is up to the electorate, not the elected

MSA senator Jeffrey Ford shares his opinion on MSA senate elections.

Nov. 24, 2018

Practicing mindfulness can improve student’s lives drastically

Students would enjoy their lives so much more if they noticed the small things around them.

Nov. 24, 2018

Why getting an on-campus job has been one of the best decisions I’ve made since coming to MU

Take advantage of the many perks of having a job on your college campus.

Nov. 24, 2018

Voting shouldn’t be taken for granted

With the midterm vote in the past now, we all should be thinking about voter turnout, and how to increase it in the future

Nov. 24, 2018

Food drives are a poor solution to America’s hunger

Despite surpluses of food, many Americans go hungry. Food drives are inefficient and expensive — let’s do better.

Nov. 15, 2018

Be thankful, not ignorant

Thanksgiving has a dark past that shouldn’t be ignored just to fit the spirit of the holiday.

Nov. 15, 2018

Luster of luxury living falls short

Luxury apartments are sweet, apart from a few things.

Nov. 13, 2018

Your vote mattered in the midterm elections, but not the MSA senate race

MSA says they represent the entire student body, but their main form of communication only has the ability to reach approximately 31 percent of students -- And that’s the best case scenario.

Nov. 12, 2018

Why you should invest in learning a foreign language

Learning a foreign language might be an essential step to communicating both personally and professionally.

Nov. 12, 2018

The unnecessary spread of disease: dangers of anti-vaccination

As vaccination rates fall the spread of disease rises to levels only seen before vaccines were invented.

Nov. 12, 2018

Accessibility is a huge, invisible problem at MU

Transportation and accessibility on and around campus is something a lot of us take for granted, but it affects more students than you think.

Nov. 12, 2018

Medical marijuana legalization is just the first step

With the passage of Missouri’s Amendment 2, further legalization may be on the radar.

Nov. 12, 2018

Widespread voter fraud is a myth. So why do states push voter ID laws?

While conservative media perpetuates a myth of widespread voter fraud, conservative legislatures use voter ID laws to intentionally suppress the vote.

Nov. 12, 2018

We should all be more accepting of each other’s differences

In order to reduce hate crimes, we must become more accepting.

Nov. 12, 2018

Your close friends know you so well—which may mean you shouldn’t date them

Whether it’s a loving relationship or a friends-with-benefits situation, getting into a relationship with a close friend should involve a pro/con list.

Nov. 08, 2018

Retroactive representation isn’t real representation

When creators refuse to put representation into their works, they are only hurting themselves and their fans.

Nov. 06, 2018

The Resurgence of Dungeons & Dragons

There are many reasons to try Dungeons & Dragons, but the best reason is the friendships you will forge along the way. Also, it’s free.

Nov. 06, 2018

There is a solution to toxic masculinity

In order to change toxic masculinity we must understand what it is.

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