Tag Archives: respect

Leave the women of Star Wars alone

The Star Wars franchise and the word “divisive” have grown more fond of each other since Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012. Disney has placed ethnic and gender diversity at the forefront of each new release. In “Star Wars: The Force ...

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Making Fresno State feel like home

Inclusion, respect and equity – the President’s Commission on Human Relations and Equity is hosting monthly forums to promote those three qualities on Fresno State’s campus. The commission has been on campus since 1991. Former University President John Welty established ...

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Eye contact: Awkwardly effective

Sitting at the tables outside of the Starbucks at the Henry Madden Library, we have all experienced a strange phenomenon. Working on laptops and homework, the occasional glance up from a screen to meet someone else’s gaze, and we quickly ...

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The unspoken laws of society

The guiding principles of society are its unspoken laws. It’s moral code of conduct. The civil behavior contract. Laws that everyone knows, that are not up for discussion. Laws that are abided by despite being unwritten.

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Letters to the editor

The students who were making their “demands” of Welty were a perfect example of misguided anger.

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‘Screw up’ not a surprise

President Barack Obama uttered those three little words sooner than even I expected.

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