Marquette Wire

HILLIS: Media desensitizes public to mass shootings

Helen Hillis

September 19, 2013

When at least 12 people were shot and killed in Washington D.C. Monday, I didn't stop to think about it. Instead of focusing on the lives of the victims and their families, I commented that I used to run by the Navy Yard while living in D....

HILLIS: The Syrian conflict and why ignorance is never bliss

Helen Hillis

September 10, 2013

$15. $1 per week. $0.17 per issue. $15. That is how much college students pay for a semester-long subscription to the Wall Street Journal. Perhaps you’d prefer $23.50 for the New York Times. Get rid of price tags altogether...

Romney gives ‘closing argument’ at MKE stop

Claire Nowak

November 5, 2012

On Friday morning, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney spoke to supporters at the Wisconsin State Fair Park Expo Center as part of his campaign’s home stretch before Tuesday’s election. It was Romney’s first Wisconsin a...