Side by Side: Editors review “13 Reasons Why”

Editor’s note: Opinions presented in the following reviews are not representative of The Mast as a whole DYLAN FOREMAN; Sports Editor; foremad@plu.edu I think in today’s society, people way too frequently use the...

Game of porcelain thrones: a senior’s farewell through selfies

Jeff Dunn; LASR General Manager; dunnja@plu.edu As I near the end of my stint at Pacific Lutheran University, I’ve come to an interesting realization: my average on-campus restroom visits per day is...

Letter from the editor

BROOKE THAMES; Editor-in-Chief; thamesbe@plu.edu I ask a lot of questions. Whether I’m making an argument or thinking through a social issue, I use questions to guide my thoughts. I often find the questions...

Trump’s budget fails to put Americans first

BREANNA WIERSMA; Copy Editor; wiersmbm@plu.edu Last month, the White House released a first budget proposal for the 2018 year. Called the “America First” budget, the proposal cuts 1.2% of overall discretionary spending...

The Grammys SUCK

JEFF DUNN; LASR General Manager: dunnja@plu.edu As a rule, I don’t watch the Grammys. Never mind that I don’t have cable; even if Comcast wasn’t the devil, I’d still find...

Numbers don’t count (for everyone)

RIZELLE ROSALES; Mast Magazine Assistant Editor; rosalera@plu.edu It was a rainy morning in October 1789 when thousands of French women marched from the streets of Paris to Versailles protesting national starvation,...

DeVos’ incompetence will hurt millions of children

MADISON SHEWMAN; Staff Writer: shewmama@plu.edu On the outside, my brother Logan looks like an average kid. What you would not know by looking at his bright smile is this: When he...

Snapchat or Match.com?

MCKENNA MORIN; Chief Photographer: morinmn@plu.edu Proclaiming your love for someone is an intimate and serious thing. So why are we shortening this experience to ten seconds or less? Snapchat romances are growing...

Enough is enough

MONICA PAYNE; Opinion Writer: paynemk@plu.edu On Tuesday, April 5, Mississippi passed a bill allowing businesses to turn away members of the LGBT community on the basis that serving them is against their...

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