A Question of Intellectual Honesty: Owning Up To The Truth About the Confederacy

By Mario Carter Elm Columnist Not long ago, The Elm published a disapproving response to my…

A Question of Ethics: New Abortion Act threatens Womens Right to Life Saving Operations

By Olivia Kittel Elm Staff Writer Joseph R. Pitts is a Republican representative for Pennsylvania’s 16th…

The Trademark Trend of Today: Twitter Sings In Tune With Our Generation

By Sarah Keating Elm Staff Writer Sitting in the airport, my 83-year-old grandmother leans over and…

A Woman’s Place Is Not at Home: Cutting Head Start Hurts Women’s Progress

By Olivia Kittel Elm Staff Writer Recently, the Board of County Commissions for Frederick County, MD…

Chin Up, World: Enivronmental Issues Need A New Perspective

By Amanda Anastasia Elm Staff Writer Many people groan when the subject of the environment comes…

Letter to the Editor: Student Rebutts Historical Argument

To whom it may concern, I am writing in response to Mario Carter’s 4 February opinion…

Editorial: Free Speech is a Sacred Right

This week we’ve published stories about the local feedback of the Egyptian revolts and national upheaval,…

Hollywood’s Confederate Obsession

By Mario Carter Elm Columnist One of the more frustrating aspects (at least to me) of…

The Social Revolution: Egypt’s Struggle for Freedom

By Ryan Henson Opinion Editor It was revolution by Facebook. Could any other statement more immediately…

Think Before You Speak: “Retard” is commonly used, but its implications should not be overlooked

By Laurie Mcdade Elm Staff Writer I know we all say it–it’s an easy word to…