The opinion editors discuss how The Daily Gamecock fits into a media environment that insists on blurring the lines between news and opinion.
Why are we surprised that domestic violence and gun violence are linked?
From a criminal justice standpoint, decriminalizing drugs would reduce the time and money wasted on the war on drugs, as well as the human suffering caused by mass incarceration.
Republicans who wrote or vote for the new Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill are just letting us known how little they care about the mentally ill.
Even DREAMers who don't sacrifice their lives to hurricane rescue efforts don't deserve deportation.
People who are rabidly focused on labeling Trump "mentally ill" are hurting people who actually are mentally ill — and they're missing the point.
Whether or not voters should have litmus tests is arguable, but the Democratic Party definitely should.
The government should be able to require parents to vaccinate their children, unless there's some medical reason why they can't.
Columbia is one of many cities that's been passing laws that make it even more difficult to be homeless, and it needs to end.