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Commentary: Veto of helmet law will save lives

By Will Sites/Assistant Prof. of Journalism On July 19, 2019 Gov. Mike Parson vetoed SB 147, a transportation bill that would have allowed motorcyclists 18 and older to ride without a helmet. His fellow Republicans sponsored and passed the bill. … Continue reading

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EDITORIAL: Trump’s campus free speech order is misguided

By Will Sites “To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker.” – Frederick Douglass, 1860. President Trump on Thursday signed an executive order aimed at ensuring … Continue reading

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