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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

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The Rocky Mountain Collegian

Trump supporters gather at the Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX in Los Angeles on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. (Luis Sinco/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Stettner: The United States has an immigrant problem

Alexandra Stettner April 12, 2017

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by the Collegian or its editorial board. NPR recently told me a story...

Stettner: Vandalism at the Islamic Center in Fort Collins illustrates continued religious extremism

Stettner: Vandalism at the Islamic Center in Fort Collins illustrates continued religious extremism

Alexandra Stettner March 27, 2017

Sunday morning, the Islamic Center of Fort Collins was vandalized. After being unable to enter the building, the vandal (which is putting it lightly) broke through three glass doors with rocks, overturned...

Stettner: Trumps budget proposal has dangerous implications

Stettner: Trump’s budget proposal has dangerous implications

Alexandra Stettner March 22, 2017

Editor’s Note: All opinion section content reflects the views of the individual author only and does not represent a stance taken by the Collegian or its editorial board. The budget plan released last...

Stettner: Jeff Sessions is about as bad as you might have expected

Stettner: Jeff Sessions is about as bad as you might have expected

Alexandra Stettner March 8, 2017

Editor’s Note: The views expressed in the following column are those of the writer only and do not necessarily represent the views of the Collegian or its editorial board. As we start to get to know...

Stettner: The aftermath of DAPL and its implications

Stettner: The aftermath of DAPL and its implications

Alexandra Stettner March 1, 2017

Editor’s Note: The views expressed in the following column are those of the writer only and do not necessarily represent the views of the Collegian or its editorial board. On Thursday the main encampment...

Stettner: Your friendly update on Colorado environmental politics

Stettner: Your friendly update on Colorado environmental politics

Alexandra Stettner February 20, 2017

I’m tired of talking about Donald Trump. Let’s talk about something that’s happening right in our backyard. Colorado is lucky to have a large mix of perspectives and backgrounds, creating a mixed...

Stettner: Congress needs to be held accountable for their jobs

Stettner: Congress needs to be held accountable for their jobs

Alexandra Stettner February 13, 2017

Here in the United States we the people employ our representatives in government. We hold interviews, ask them questions and evaluate their work before giving them the job. If we hire them and they don't...

Stettner: Why the womens march is important

Stettner: Why the women’s march is important

Alexandra Stettner February 2, 2017

If there’s one thing I won’t forget from all the news and absurdity that came out of the 2016 election, it’s the video that was released of Donald Trump bragging about grabbing a woman by the pussy. I...

Stettner: Trumps immigration orders are dangerous and defy logic

Stettner: Trump’s immigration orders are dangerous and defy logic

Alexandra Stettner January 30, 2017

There is no denying that executive actions are a part of a presidency, no matter your party or ideology. In recent years, Bill Clinton had 364, George W. Bush had 291, and Barack Obama had 275. Donald...

Stettner: Trumps energy policy is fundamentally dangerous

Stettner: Trump’s energy policy is fundamentally dangerous

Alexandra Stettner November 30, 2016

One of the major reasons I opposed Trump was because of his proposed energy policy. It’s a complete disaster for the environment. Trump has outwardly supported the oil, gas, and coal industries,...

Ways that YOU, yes you, contribute to deforestation

Ways that YOU, yes you, contribute to deforestation

Alexandra Stettner November 15, 2016

On a college campus, our consumption of resources is clear to see, between all the paper that is used, coffee cups, cars on campus, meat consumption, broken sprinklers that leak water, the to-go food packaging...

Stettner: What now?

Stettner: What now?

Alexandra Stettner November 10, 2016

Campus was quiet on Wednesday. I’m sure it will be for a few more days. Facebook, social media, political analysts, bloggers, tweeters, and everything in-between have made their opinions vocal on...

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