The Talon

Student Tackles Political Issues in Blog

May 2, 2012

Some say he is a young Thomas Paine. A journalist at heart, an instigator by inclination, a ranter by age, sophomore Yashwant Parmar is a revolutionary. With a quill replaced by a keyboard, Yashwant is a political force—the...

‘Hurt Locker’ sparks criticism from soldiers

April 30, 2010

Although almost unanimously praised by movie critics, the Iraq war drama “The Hurt Locker” has been the target of much criticism from members of the armed forces, especially after it won six Oscars this year. Many in the army criticized the movie f...

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