The Channels

Opposing political views should not affect potential friendships

David Fletcher, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

As somebody who loves politics, I’ve come to realize some of the relationships I value the most are ones that challenge my ideological beliefs.  As the British philosopher John Stuart Mill once said, “He who knows only his side, knows littl...

Being Christian does not always align with Republican beliefs

Sarah Maninger, Sports Editor

October 11, 2019

I grew up believing that politics and religion were two different things. I thought that I could agree with my parents' moderate Republican beliefs and go to church without one affecting the other. The problem was that when I was ten years ol...

I disagree with my family’s values but learned to love them anyway

Brianna Crow, Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

My sister-in-law and I have a pact that we never let each other go to family events alone. We both married into a conservative family. I have always been the black sheep in my right-leaning family, and enrolling in journalis...

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