Does the NBA Really Want Change or Just a Day Off?

Does the NBA Really Want Change or Just a Day Off?

The Milwaukee Bucks of the NBA decided to boycott their playoff game against the Orlando Magic last week in protest of the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a black man shot by a white officer in Kenosha, Wis. three days before. “Some things are bigger than basketball.” said Alex ...
When Legislators Endorse the Breaking of Laws

When Legislators Endorse the Breaking of Laws

Legislators in both the state and federal governments exist to represent the people. In theory, they hold these positions to pass laws and protect the tenets of the Constitution. The legal decrees they envision, propose, debate, and enact should only become laws if they benefit ...
“We need the police. We need hope.”

“We need the police. We need hope.”

I’m the son of a cop. My dad was the son of a cop. And, yes, my dad’s dad was also the son of a cop. They all served the city of Evansville, Indiana. In 2011, I eagerly became a police officer in Evansville myself. My father is still on the job. He’s in his 29th year. My ...