Collegian columnist Harrison Searles says his goodbye to UMass and simultaneous questions the value of a university-style liberal education.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles discusses what Easter means for life after death.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles explains why the campus needs to take another look at the weapon policy.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles argues that students can access an off campus pharmacy and avoid elevated fees.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles raises his concerns about the phrase “right to education.”
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles explains how the contraception mandate is a matter of freedom of conscience and of the government using clumsy policy to deal with imagined problems.
Collegian Columnist Harrison Searles shows that humans live better than ever, despite Malthus’ dire predictions of mass starvation.
Columnist Harrison Searles thinks that the Occupy Wall Street movement is nothing more than a reflection of consumerist desires.
Harrison Searles thinks that a truly equal society would lead us to lead empty and meaningless lives.
Harrison Searles thinks that those who choose not to purchase insurance should not complain when they need medical care.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles argues that in order to cut the budget, the government has got to reduce defense spending.
Columnist Harrison Searles thinks that Earth Hour is an empty symbol with grave implications for civilization.
In this week’s point-counterpoint, Collegian columnist Harrison Searles tells us why the government should get out of the space-exploration business.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles writes about ways which will allow workers and taxpayers in Wisconsin to achieve harmony.
Many seek to protect entitlement spending and have instead suggested cutting funding for programs like the war on terror and pork-barrel spending, but this is simply not enough.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles argues that while it’s great for the Egyptians to be developing a democracy, but without limits on it to safeguard fundamental human rights, it’s kind of useless.
President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address this past Tuesday was uninspiring at best and can be more accurately described as an yet another act of Obama, with his eyes set on 2012, trying to secure himself as a part of the American center. Even though he may have stood behind the health care reform of last year and drives towards green energy, over half of his speech was so bland that it would not have been surprising had a Republican stood in his place speaking the same words. Whether it be a lukewarm endorsement of deregulation or an…
Keith Olbermann’s news program on MSNBC has an appeal to the left, but his donations to several Democratic candidates are obscuring journalistic standards of objectivity explains Collegian columnist Harrison Searles.
Collegian columnist Harrison Searles believes that the American people are lacking faith in the government and proposes that the solution lies in a bipartisan effort and the American people’s trust in individual state governing.