Saturday, December 14, 2019

Obama calls out cancel culture

A video of former President Barack Obama criticizing cancel culture has been gaining attention on social media. The video is from a rare public...

What Instagram’s new change could mean for content creators

A quick read through some people’s reactions to Instagram’s recent announcement regarding likes made me realize that there is actually a misunderstanding about what...

New registration system is a step in the right direction

As anyone who consistently reads the Manitou Messenger from start to end will know, St. Olaf is implementing an entirely new registration system. It...

The power of the pen: My unfinished love letter to Minnesota and all Northfield...

Frank Sinatra believed if you could make it in New York, you could make it anywhere. Sinatra clearly never lived in Northfield, Minnesota. My experience...

Free expression and the real threat to our political climate

For social media platforms such as Facebook, getting people to read a story is more important than the story itself. Facebook claims in one...