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Students for Trump stickers on the Students for Trump table Nov. 3. “I know it’s a controversial image for us to have,” co-founder and Vice President Gabby Reichardt said. “But it is really a place for people to come and talk those issues out, those social issues, the way they want to vote and really tease out some of those conversations, since it can get a little hostile in other areas of campus.” (Lucy Morantz | The Collegian)

Hontz: Trump left an everlasting effect on American politics

Chase Hontz, Collegian Columnist January 23, 2022
Former President Donald Trump completely altered how the United States approaches democracy.
Graphic designed by Dylan Tusinski. Source photo courtesy of Ryan Schmidt | The Collegian

Tusinski: How to lose the culture war

Dylan Tusinski September 20, 2021

  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. Culture is always...

Cherie Circenis stands with a wooden cross awaiting discussion regarding religion and other politically-based topics on the plaza at Colorado State University on election day, Nov. 3. (Cat Blouch | The Collegian)

Seriously: Why you should talk to everyone tabling on The Plaza

Dylan Tusinski August 19, 2021

Editor’s Note: This is a satire piece from The Collegian’s opinion section. Real names and the events surrounding them may be used in fictitious/semi-fictitious ways. Those who do not read the...

A Colorado Proud Boy (hands behind back) gets detained outside the Charlie Kirk Culture War event at the University Center for the Arts Oct. 22, 2019. The event featured both Charlie Kirk, a prominent conservative speaker, and Donald Trump Jr., where they discussed conservative values and socialism in the U.S. (Forrest Czarnecki | The Collegian)

Scenes from Charlie Kirk’s ‘Culture War’ event

Forrest Czarnecki October 23, 2019

The Young Democratic Socialists of America, members of Antifa, the Colorado Proud Boys and people who were unable to enter the University Center for the Arts took to opposite sides of Remington Street...

Protesters speak to videographers at the Charlie Kirk Culture War event at the University Center for the Arts Oct. 22, 2019. The event featured both Charlie Kirk, a prominent conservative speaker, and Donald Trump Jr., where they discussed conservative values and socialism in the U.S. (Forrest Czarnecki | The Collegian)

‘Culture War’ event brings protests, counter-protests to UCA

Ravyn Cullor October 23, 2019

Protesters and counter-protesters outside the Turning Point USA "Culture War" event Tuesday night screamed obscenities, spat and threw trash at passing cars and obstructed traffic outside the Colorado...

During Charlie Kirks presentation in the LSC, protesters rally in the plaza with signs. (Tony Villalobos May | Collegian)

Campus and University respond to upcoming ‘Culture War’ event

Ravyn Cullor October 16, 2019

Turning Point USA's "Culture War" event has incited a frenzy of responses by identified and unidentified groups who are calling into question the power of the First Amendment to protect controversial speakers...

Dennis Prager speaking at the 2016 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore)

McWilliams: Student fees shouldn’t be used to bring Dennis Prager to CSU

Leta McWilliams October 15, 2018

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. It was announced that Dennis...

CSU students exercise their right to free speech outside on the LSC plaza. (Devin Cornelius | Collegian)

Turning Point USA’s CSU Chapter builds third free speech wall on Plaza

Blake O'Brien October 5, 2018

For everyone but freshmen on campus, the cardboard barrier built of boxes and covered in scribbles on the Plaza probably was not an unfamiliar sight on Friday morning. This was the third time in two...

Student leaders should disaffiliate with Turning Point USA

Student leaders should disaffiliate with Turning Point USA

The Collegian April 4, 2018

Editor’s note: This is an editorial. Editorials do not reflect the view of all employees of the Collegian, but instead represent a stance taken by the Collegian’s editorial board, which consists of...

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