In June 2003, a few months after the advent of the Iraq War, journalist Chris Hedges published What Every Person Should Know About War. The book, which posits answers to frequent questions about war, contains a disquieting statistic: out of the past three millennia of world history, humans have only been at complete peace for […]

Tailgating and football are an integral part of fall semester at a Big Ten University like MSU, but they don’t have to be the main event. There are so many other opportunities to explore and have fun without knowing what the quarterback’s stats are from every other university in the country. The first two months […]

On June 28, 1969, the people of New York City turned a page in history as they began rioting against police outside of the Stonewall Inn, a gay club in Manhattan. Later called the Stonewall Riot, this protest became the catalyst of the Gay Liberation Movement that later swept the nation. People began to stand […]

It’s hard to think about today’s musical landscape without the influence of black musicians and producers. Black musicians have had their hands in numerous genres and aspects of the music business dating back to the 1930s, and they continue to innovate and impact the culture we live in. In recognition of these artists’ impact, June […]