Beto speaks at TSU for the third time

by Ryan Nickerson Beto O’Rourke’s defeat by Ted Cruz last year was humbling, albeit heartbreaking for Texas Southern students and faculty, who had high hopes for Beto after he spoke at Sawyer Auditorium last fall.   “It crushed me when I found out he lost,” said junior Trey Waddy, “he seemed like such a positive voice in the community.”  Alongside Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Beto captivated … Continue reading Beto speaks at TSU for the third time

Blackface Within Our Government

By Trey Waddy Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has been under constant pressure following the surfacing of an old medical yearbook photo of him wearing blackface from 1984. The photo in question has what seems to be Northam in blackface standing next to someone dressed as a Ku Klux Klan member. Though Northam denies any connection to the racist blackface photo, he made a statement that … Continue reading Blackface Within Our Government