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Due to the Democratic primary debate to be held at TSU on Thursday, September 12, there will be temporary street closures between beginning at 1:30 p.m. until 3 a.m. on Friday, September 13. : Ennis St. (Truxillo to Blodgett – hard shutdown; no vehicular traffic) Blodgett St. (Delano to Ennis –…

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Be cautious, be safe: Street closures due to Democratic primary debate

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In the Texas Southern University alma mater, there is a popular phrase that goes “All roads lead to Texas Southern.” That phrase couldn’t be truer than it will be on September 12. For those who are not aware, the ABC News Democratic Primary Debate will take place on Thursday, Sept.12…

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All roads lead to TSU for third Democratic primary debate

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Mariah Campbell, Jaya Gafford, and Katriel Pickett Contributing Writers With the third Democratic debate vastly approaching, the 2020 presidential election has generated buzz across the nation as millennials interject their opinions into a social media pool of political conversation. All of the political “Twitter beef” has caused some division amongst this…

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Does your scroll affect the poll?

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Isaiah Robinson, Cory Cyriaque, Akilah Gray-Brooks Contributing Writers With the recent mass shootings, particularly in Texas, many in the university community want the candidates to put politics aside and focus on humanity and safety. The ten candidates who will be participating in the ABC News sponsored debate will be Amy…

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Some say gun violence should be a debate topic

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Za’Niya Miles Contributing Writer Texas Southern University has created the Bahamas Hurricane Student Fund to aid those who have been affected by Hurricane Dorian. Hurricane Dorian hovered over the Bahamas for nearly two days; torrential winds and rain whipped up 12 to 18 foot storm surges, as reported by the…

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Texas Southern University lends a helping hand to those affected by Hurricane Dorian

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By Jasmine Adams A February 7th screenshot of Gucci selling a black sweater that pulls up over the lips has caused a fierce social backlash in America amongst it’s Black citizens. The material around the lips is red and full, closely resembling clowns and awfully close to resembling blackface. Since…

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Gucci and the Commodification of Racism and Black Trauma

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Lentynie Tran, a senior physics major and president of the Texas Southern University Computer Society, believes bridging the gap between education and fun is what Texas Southern needs. She believes the Hackathon achieves just that.

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TSU hosts Hackathon that blends education and fun

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By Teelia Gooden The opening scene of The Two Killings of Sam Cooke, a newly released documentary on Netflix, shows the legendary artists Smokey Robinson and Dione Warwick smiling with glee as the soulful sounds of Sam Cooke echoe in the background. The expectation from the documentary has proven to…

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“Remastered: The Two Killings of Sam Cooke”- Film Review