Category: Opinion

Women’s History Month Honors Strides and Struggles Alike

Women’s History Month Honors Strides and Struggles Alike

OpinionMegan Prather- March 27, 2017

Since 1995, the month of March has been designated to reflect on the contributions made to our society as well as the strides towards equality made by badass women, past and ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: Resting Stars Further Hampers NBA’s Reputation

Bucking Broncho: Resting Stars Further Hampers NBA’s Reputation

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- March 27, 2017

Houston Rockets' Sam Dekker (7) defends the pass by Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook (0) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Houston, Sunday, March 26, 2017. ... Read More

Changing the Beat: Hip-Hop Shifts After Trump Election

Changing the Beat: Hip-Hop Shifts After Trump Election

OpinionPeter Agnitsch- March 7, 2017

President Donald Trump greets visitors touring the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 7, 2017. The president greeted the first wave of tourists to come through the White House since ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: Westbrook Over Harden For MVP

Bucking Broncho: Westbrook Over Harden For MVP

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- March 6, 2017

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook reacts after making a 3-point basket against the Portland Trail Blazers during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Thursday, ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: Black Cheerleaders Finally Get Recognition

Bucking Broncho: Black Cheerleaders Finally Get Recognition

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- February 27, 2017

(Provided/ Pixabay.com) Believe it or not, it took until February 2017 for a historically black college cheerleading team to place first at the CheerSport Nationals. It was Savannah State University's ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: The First Black NASCAR Driver

Bucking Broncho: The First Black NASCAR Driver

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- February 17, 2017

Willy T. Ribbs, Nascar driver, drives a DeAtley Motorsports Chevy Camaro at Portland International Raceway in June 1983. (Provided/ Wikimedia.com). Along with multiple other things, when you think about a NASCAR ... Read More

Plenty of Problems with Oklahoma Abortion Bill Besides ‘Host’ Comment

Plenty of Problems with Oklahoma Abortion Bill Besides ‘Host’ Comment

OpinionMegan Prather- February 17, 2017

Oklahoma State Rep. Justin Humphrey prepares to speak before a Public Health Committee at the State Capitol in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017. Humphrey submitted House Bill 1441 requiring ... Read More

Op-Ed: What Does “What’s Next?” Mean to Me?

Op-Ed: What Does “What’s Next?” Mean to Me?

OpinionUCentral- February 17, 2017

The Vista accepts any letters to the editor and Op-Ed contributions. If you would like your response displayed in the next issue, please send your letters or Op-Ed contributions to ... Read More

Republicans Boast DeVos

Republicans Boast DeVos

OpinionMegan Prather- February 13, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos addresses Education Department staff, Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at the Education Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Molly Riley) Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Education Secretary on February ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: Why Aren’t There More Athletes Like Muhammad Ali?

Bucking Broncho: Why Aren’t There More Athletes Like Muhammad Ali?

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- February 13, 2017

Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest fighters in history, was also known for the stances he took on politics and society. Ali was a staple in both the fighting and ... Read More