Opinion

With recent changes in state and federal legislation concerning recreational marijuana, this little bud is here to stay.  Loyola should invest in the marijuana industry by opening a student-run dispensary near campus once federal legislation …

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At the start of the new year, President Donald Trump ordered the assassination of Iran’s General Qassim Soleimani via drone strike. Along with extensive news coverage of this operation, the internet was sent into a …

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President Donald Trump signed a law into practice in December which officially raised the smoking age to 21. This action is meant to protect teens from smoking. However, this legal action won’t stop teens from …

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At the end of this semester, 80 long-time and well-loved Loyola professors from a number of schools will bid farewell to campus, leaving behind tenures of 10 years or more and holes which will be …

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As 2019 winds down, The Phoenix takes a look back at the biggest stories of the year from the opinion section. Staff Editorial: Northwestern Daily has nothing to apologize for The Phoenix Editorial Board The …

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The 2020 presidential election is less than a year away and the term “socialism” is being thrown around by candidates and the media in reference to leftist policies. The term is mostly being used alongside …

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While far from glamorous, Chicago’s funky-smelling and wildly unpredictable public transportation system is part of the one-of-a-kind experience of going to school in this city. The 72-year-old transit system is one of the largest in …

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Chicago’s location on the banks of Lake Michigan is part of what makes it a beautiful city. The views of sparkling blue water reflecting off the windows of buildings lining Lake Shore Drive help define …