Marquette Wire

Campus benefits from complaints

margaret.gillespie@marquette.edu

November 6, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Having called the noise level to the attention of the conscientious and responsive student body, I notice how quiet it is as I write this in the Raynor Library. I am writing in response to Andy Teske's Oct. 30 Viewpoint. Though...

Both sides guilty of neglect, not facing real issue

Nicholas Zettel

November 4, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Last week, the Marquette community was subjected to a wonderful debate: Two columnists going at it over individual rights and the "right to life" battle. The sides don't need to be explained here. The liberal columnist says, "The...

MU must prohibit Planned Parenthood

Thomas Jensen

November 4, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

VOX group stands for negative values First of all, Planned Parenthood is not truly for sexual health or responsible decisions. Birth control is designed to make sexual organs function abnormally, which is a strange concept...

Democrats mourn prosperity

Brian Collar

November 4, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Readers of "National Review Online" may be familiar with the "Krugman Cat Index," a humorous take on how New York Times columnist Paul Krugman reacts to good news about the economy. The story goes that Krugman, a liberal, violently...

Debate on life issues vexes students

Vinnie Bergl

November 4, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Conservatives avoid personal rights hypocrisy First of all, absolute freedom for each and every individual in a society is a fundamental impossibility. It always has been and always will be. It is a fact of human nature that...

Party plagued by leadership lapses, bungling

Bob Mate

November 4, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

First, most Democrats believe only a heroic leader can save them — another FDR or JFK. But look at successful Republican leaders. Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich was more like Henry VIII (see Gingrich's first divorce)...

Complaints about MU compel chagrin

andy.teske@marquette.edu

October 30, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

As far as I am concerned, you can all leave. I am of course referring to all of the people who write in to the Tribune and complain about Marquette, specifically in the Oct. 21 issue. I am well aware that Marquette is not paradise...

Pop ups proscribed by peachy programs

abraham.liebsch@marquette.edu

October 30, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Bob Mate, in his Oct. 21 column, describes a problem commonly faced by a lot of people: a constant stream of irritating pop up ads. However, he misidentifies the source of this problem. They do not simply enter the computer over...

Student chastises

adam.madson@marquette.edu

October 30, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Offender should still be treated with decency It is not the policy toward plagiarism or the result of such an offense that bothers me. Rather, I was very disturbed by the reaction of the student body toward the incident involving...

Trimble tramples peace

adam.madson@marquette.edu

October 30, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

The leader of British-occupied Ireland's Orange bigots — David Trimble, the parliamentary leader of the Ulster Unionist Party — is still stalling and obfuscating in his efforts to make certain that Roman Catholics will not...

Right retaliates against charges of two-facedness

Marianne Gosz

October 30, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

Terry Schiavo has been in a coma for 13 years. After several court battles, a judge granted her husband the right to remove her feeding tube so she could die a natural death. However, Schiavo's parents believed that she was somewhat...

Actor portrays respect

amanda.smothers@marquette.edu

October 28, 2003

Filed under Opinions, Viewpoints

This is a response to the Marianne Gosz, Danny Mullin, Lisa Vaccarello and Anabelle Espinosa debate about the sports and theater. First of all, I would like to thank Espinosa for coming to see two of our productions last year....