Racism is in everything from what you think when you see someone different from you to how you interact with people. It is in my classrooms. It was in my dorms. It is part of my life and stays on my mind from sun-up to sundown.
We can look to the administration to change some policies — harsher penalties for harassment, for instance — but we have to look to each other for the subtler changes.
Matters of inclusiveness and safety affect everyone on campus, due to reasons as insignificant as a person’s gender, sexual orientation or religion.
If you want to grow into the best possible version of yourself, learn about other people and issues that are bigger than you.
State law should open the collective bargaining process between government and unions because the public pays for, and depends on, the policies set in these meetings.
Politics is a blood sport. It shouldn't be. What if we all said we're not going to take it anymore?
A UCLA study found that in Missouri, 14.3 percent of black students in elementary school were suspended at least once in the 2011-12 school year compared to 1.8 percent of white children. The 12.5 percent disparity is twice the national average.
Government business is the people's business, and there should be only rare circumstances when government information cannot be public.
At a forum Tuesday night, MU Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin urged patience and "systematic, persistent" efforts to change. The students made it clear that their patience has been exhausted.
A Missouri House of Representatives bill would prohibit colleges and universities from enforcing policies that deny benefits to student organizations that require members to adhere to certain beliefs.
In this letter supporting Jerry Kennett for Boone Hospital trustee, he is described as a caring, capable physician and citizen.
Fully one in five consumers have an error in at least one of their three major credit reports, according to a 2013 Federal Trade Commission study.
President Obama in February asked Congress to approve an Authorization for Use of Military Force against the fanatical and bloodthirsty group that has scored significant military victories, and the administration insists that a new authorization is a priority.
In Missouri, about 20,000 inmates per year are released from prison and become members of their communities, according to the Missouri Department of Corrections.
In this letter supporting Jerry Kennett for Boone Hospital trustee, he is described as a patient, dedicated professional.
Legislators cannot continue to ignore the consequences of shortchanging the health of Missouri residents. There are already fewer hospitals, fewer jobs and more sick constituents in their districts.
Taking large amounts of plastic trash out of the environment is worth having to try to make some adjustments for roll carts.
Chinese investment in America reached $12 billion last year, according to the Rhodium Group, an economic advisory firm. Much of it was put into golf courses, with the goal of moving to the U.S.
The best thing that Hillary Clinton can do is to start taking stands on current issues that matter to most Americans.
Many students are defaulting after facing the stressful realization that they can’t find a job that pays enough to repay their debt. Over half of outstanding student loans are presently in deferral, delinquency or default.