Posts Tagged ‘ Government ’

Capitalism does not work in practice

Oct 16th, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

by Mike Courson Humans ruin everything. Today at work, I chatted with a not-uneducated coworker about some of the major theories of society. She could not believe some prominent media figure suggest capitalism does not work. She is a conservative, and that is fine. Though I do not agree with most of her views, one […]



Some thoughts before the President’s big speech

Sep 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Blogs

Health reform has become a win win for insurance and a lose lose for Americans. We’ll get less, pay more, and wreck our chances of getting the only system that makes sense, single payer, for at least a decade.



Debating the Newspaper Revitalization Act

Apr 23rd, 2009 | By | Category: Opinions

Join us for our inaugural podcast in which we discuss the government potentially subsidizing newspapers through the Newspaper Revitalization Act. Underground staff members Nate Bassett, Zach Becker and Jason McGill debate the issue.



Sunshine Law may or may not apply to SGA, but should be followed regardless

Apr 17th, 2009 | By | Category: Commentary, Opinions

Jason McGill Assistant Editor The question has been bugging me.  Is the Student Government Association subject to Missouri’s Sunshine Law?  In the article I wrote for the April 8th issue, I made sure to say that SGA wasn’t in compliance with the law, and not say violating the law, because I wasn’t sure whether the […]



Parliamentary system works better

Mar 4th, 2009 | By | Category: Columns

Kimberly McGarry Contributor Recently, one of Obama’s appointees, Carol Brown, was discovered to be a member of the Socialist International’s Commission for a Sustainable World Society. Whilst it sent right-wing bloggers to their keyboards to send out the call of “socialism” and “world government” with gleeful grins on their faces, it set me to thinking. […]