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Scenes from the abortion rights advocates protest at the capitol after Roe vs. Wade falls on June 24 in downtown Lansing.

Opinion: The United States of Atrocities

Breanna Hart, Editor-in-chief July 11, 2022

When I heard about the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, I was at a loss for words. My brain stopped working, and I had no idea how to process this explosive information. At first,...

Anti-war protests erupt all over the world.

Do you know your news? March 1

Alexandrea Bonilla February 28, 2022

1. The Supreme Court will hear one of the most important environmental cases in more than a decade this week, a case that could restrict or eliminate the control of which government agency?A. Environmental...

The Salt Lake International Airport welcomes another airline for the first time in eight years. Photo credit: MGN

Do you know your news? Feb. 1

Alexandrea Bonilla January 31, 2022

1. Which Weber State University basketball star's jersey will be retired starting Feb. 12?A. Wendy ComptonB. Kathy MillerC. Shauna Turner WatsonD. Shawna Cox2. The U.S. economy had its largest annual increase...

The Biden Administrations vaccine mandate was blocked for large employers on Jan. 13. Photo credit: MGN

Do you know your news? Jan. 14

Alexandrea Bonilla January 14, 2022

1. The U.S. Supreme Court blocked the Biden administration from enforcing a vaccine mandate for large businesses but allowed which mandate to stay for healthcare workers?a. Healthcare workers with a private...

An online petition went up online on Nov. 12 advocating for an LGBTQ senate position on Weber State University’s Student Association. Photo credit: Weber State University

Petitioning for more diverse leadership

Lissete Landaverde November 17, 2021

An online petition went live on Nov. 12 advocating for an LGBTQ senate position on Weber State University's Student Association. The petition was posted on social media and was sent to professors to share...

People gather in Salt Lake City, Utah, for the annual Pride Parade (Sara Parker / The Signpost)

OPINION: Why we still need Pride

Breanna Hart July 12, 2021

Throughout the month of June, I wrote several columns highlighting certain events in the history of the LGBTQ community that have made an impact on where we are today. It’s been 51 years since the...

Supreme Court rules in favor of NCAA compensating their athletes

Alec Cipollini June 23, 2021

After a long standoff between the National Collegiate Athletic Association and current and former athletes regarding if players can make an income, the Supreme Court sided with the players. In a unanimous...

Vice President Mike Pence and second lady Karen Pence pay respects as Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in repose under the Portico at the top of the front steps of the Supreme Court building on Sept. 23, in Washington, D.C. (Alex Brandon/Pool/Sipa USA/tns) Photo credit: MCT Direct

Amy Coney Barrett will slam the doors RBG opened

Daryn Steed October 5, 2020

It’s 1948. Amy Coney Barrett is 18-years-old and venturing into post-high school education. For women, options are limited. She wants to be a lawyer, something her conservative father scoffs at....

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Do you know your news? Sept. 29

Marisa Nelson September 28, 2020

1. The new Supreme Court Justice selected by President Donald Trump, Amy Coney Barrett, is a ________ candidate for the right, and a _________ for the left, according to NPR.a. dream, nightmareb. great,...

The Supreme Court recently made a ruling on President Donald Trumps policy banning transgender people from serving in the military. (Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images/TNS)

Do you know your news? Jan. 24

Nic Muranaka January 23, 2019

1. The Trump administration appealed the transgender people military ban case to the Supreme Court last month after the case appeared locked in lower district courts, many of which refused to uphold the...

Democrat Jenny Wilson making her first visit to Weber State (Harrison Epstein/The Signpost)

Democrat Jenny Wilson makes campaign stop at WSU

Harrison Epstein October 3, 2018

“Utah’s changing, and that’s what my candidacy represents,” U.S. Senate candidate Jenny Wilson said on Oct. 3 in a sit-down interview with The Signpost.Wilson is the Democratic...

Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), second from left, speaking during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 28. (Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS)

Do you know your news? 10/4

Nic Muranaka October 3, 2018

1. After the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Sept. 27, the committee voted to advance Kavanaugh's nomination to the floor. However, the vote for his nomination has been delayed at least a week. Why?a....

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