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Baraboo school district should punish students for Nazi salute

Baraboo school district should punish students for Nazi salute

11/29/2018 By Ollie Gratzinger | Opinions Editor A photograph taken last spring has recently gone viral, sparking outrage among Holocaust memorial groups and concerned citizens alike. In it, a group of high-school-aged and mostly white young men from Wisconsin posed for a prom picture, their faces alight with laughter and their arms held high in […]

New York Times article seemingly humanizes Nazi

New York Times article seemingly humanizes Nazi

By Ollie Gratzinger | Features Editor 11/30/17 What makes a man start fires? That was the question posed and investigated by New York Times writer Richard Fausset as he delved into darkness to profile American Nazi Tony Hovater, who marched alongside other white supremacists in the deadly Charlottesville “Unite the Right” rally held this past […]

UVA poll shows majority of Americans are unknowingly bigoted

UVA poll shows majority of Americans are unknowingly bigoted

By Kayla Casavant | Staff Columnist 09/21/17 According to a recent poll conducted by the University of Virginia Center for Politics, while the overwhelming majority of Americans condemn white supremacists, many have opinions that are troubling in regard to race. Eighty-nine percent of respondents to the poll said that all races should be treated equally. […]

Trump’s passivity enables white supremacists

Trump’s passivity enables white supremacists

By Shivani Gosai | Opinions Editor On Saturday, a rally by the name of “Unite the Right” was held by hundreds of white nationalists and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville, Virginia. By that evening, one protester and two police officers had died, and 20 others were badly injured after a car driven by a white supremacist deliberately […]

From Pittsburgh to Pompeii: The Duquesne Archives

From Pittsburgh to Pompeii: The Duquesne Archives

By Seth Culp-Ressler | Features Editor Duquesne archivist Thomas White reaches for a shelf, just one of the many that fills the room to the brim with boxes, books, memorabilia and folders. He carefully chooses a slim, square blue carton. Opening it and folding away the tissue paper reveals its unusual contents: it’s Adolf Hitler’s […]