The Berkeley Beacon

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Bush budget flawed

Congratulations, Mr. President. You have created something that is perfect only in its...

Bush v. Internet

Legislation like the Patriot Act has allowed the government to tap phones without warrants, spy...

Being bookstore savvy

The bill, proposed by Representative Steven M. Walsh (D-Lynn), would help cut the cost of...

Mohammed cartoon creates controversy

There's rioting throughout the Middle East. Radical Islamic leaders are calling for violence...

The new rules of dating

I would really love to get my hands on the memo that explains when the traditional idea of...

Kanye West always stays true to himself

Though West did walk away with three Grammys: for Rap Album (Late Registration), Rap Solo...

Addicted to what? I couldn#039;t quite hear you, W

What a bold, honest and long overdue statement made by President George W. Bush during his recent...

Anti-war Democrats must walk a fine line as elections approach

This was not at all unexpected.,In last week's mostly ordinary State of the Union address,...

Down with blogs

About a year ago, I joined the fad. At first it started as a joke, then I took it kind of...

The elephant in the room

Although many of Emerson's core values are fundamental to the college's existence, it is hard to...

Palestinians choose change

With the votes counted, it is clear that the group, deemed a terrorist organization by Israel,...

Tapping freedom

If nothing else, we should use this time to remember one of Franklin's key declarations: "They...

Uncovering North Korea

No regime in the world is more oppressive than that of North Korea. The only true Stalinist state...

The elephant in the room

Although many of Emerson's core values are fundamental to the college's existence, it is hard to...

Testing the death penalty

Those were the final words spoken by Roger Coleman, a convicted killer executed in Virginia in...