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Photo courtesy of Variety Story by Dakota Green / Contributing Writer  It’s April 2, which means that it is once again Autism Awareness Day. In honor of the annual and internationally recognized observance, it is important to reflect on the topic of autism with a form of communication we all know pretty well: movies and …

Photo courtesy of Associated Press Story by Cody Uhls / Contributing Writer It had to be kids. But not just any kids. Survivors. Adults couldn’t have organized a march about kids and school shootings and have expected it to have the impact the “March For Our Lives” had for the issue. Students from Marjory Stoneman …

Photos by Alexis Marshall / MTSU Sidelines Class was cancelled Thursday for History and Models of Journalism at the University of Malaga in southern Spain. My instructor, Laura Lopez, explained in the previous session that there would be a strike. I had seen the posters and heard a little buzz around my host campus, but …

Photo courtesy of Fox News Story by Cody Uhls / Contributing Writer Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl of the U.S. Army pleaded guilty at his trial for walking off his base in Afghanistan in 2009. Now he’s waiting for sentencing, and his hearings started on Oct. 25. Bergdahl was held in captivity by the Taliban and endured some …

Photo courtesy of the Chicago Tribune Story by Cody Uhls / Contributing Writer After every mass shooting, two things typically happen: Gun sales go up, and there’s discussion about gun control. “The Liberals are taking our guns!” is typically what is heard from pro-gun activists and National Rifle Association members. In a recent advertisement, the …

Photo courtesy of CBS Story by Cody Uhls / Contributing Writer The latest attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act has been defeated after Sen. Susan Collins of Maine expressed her disapproval of the bill on Monday. The “last-ditch attempt” health bill, “Graham-Cassidy,” was written by Sens. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana and Lindsey Graham of …