#FinishIT campaign harnesses peer pressure to eliminate teen smoking

Few commodities can attest to holding the sort of cultural cachet that cigarettes do. Once heralded as among the most definitively "cool" status symbols...

Which BuzzFeed personality quiz are you?

My personality manifests itself in the image of grilled cheese, I could realistically take on 18 five-year-olds in a fight and I'm definitely going...

Capitalism contributes to human progress

MARGARET LINDAHL/MANITOU MESSENGEROverwhelmingly, college students do not support capitalism. The Washington Post recently conducted a survey in which 58 percent of students responded in...

Ignoring police brutality perpetuates injustice

On Oct. 20, 2014, Laquan McDonald was shot and killed by Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke. After filing a lawsuit against the Chicago...

St. Olaf Kink Club: Normal and beneficial

The St. Olaf Kink club, a group dedicated to raising awareness on alternative sexual preferences, held a demonstration last week that pushed some observers...