Opinion

Cosby comments incite controversy

Bill Cosby and controversy have never been related terms – until recently, when Temple’s most famous graduate began to make known his opinions of African Americans in the United States. Recently, Cosby has come under fire for making comments about the African American community.…

Bioengineering is the present, not the future

You are eating food that is genetically modified. If you missed that debate, you might benefit from knowing that the practice actually helps. Increasingly, and unbeknownst to many, genetically modified organisms (GMO) are being used in our foods, safely and efficiently.…

Free speech protects lies

An election without lies is not an election at all; such is common opinion among Americans. Little has been made of the idea, but why not force politicians to be responsible for their honesty legally?…

Mandatory FDA approval limits individual choice

The Food and Drug Administration offers a comforting promise of protection, one assuring safety in so many of the products that we eat, use and wear, but its mandated monopoly on merchandise-legality can be responsible for untold deaths as well.…