Carl Bernstein, one half of the duo responsible for investigating and breaking the Watergate Scandal, published an article in The New Republic in 1992 titled “The Idiot Culture.”
When Alexander Nicholson’s sexuality led to his honorable discharged from the army he began a lobbying effort to repeal “don’t ask, don’t tell.” He spoke about this endeavor with VCU students on Monday night.
A little over 1,000 Americans were killed last month. No politicians mourned them. No political or social organizations flew their name. No union released a statement condemning their murderers.
Spring break destinations may include Cuba for students this year. All that is needed is congressional approval to completely lift the embargo.