Marquette Wire

Editorial: What Colin Kaepernick can teach us about free speech

September 20, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

It’s been two weeks since the 2016-'17 NFL season kicked off, and several players have decided to join San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in his decision to kneel during the national anthem. Given the current political climate and social tensions of the nation, this subtle, symbolic, thoughtful and peaceful demonstration goes beyo...

OVBIAGELE: Haitian effort promotes unity

Emil Ovbiagele

January 19, 2010

Filed under Featured, Viewpoints

While many around the world were still basking in the New Year's euphoria, the people of Haiti got the short end of the stick, ushering in 2010 with tears and mourning. After tragedy struck in Haiti, the images were horrific....