Category: Opinion

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

Trading Valentine’s for Valentine: A Reminder of What It’s Really About

Trading Valentine’s for Valentine: A Reminder of What It’s Really About

Main StoryCara Johnson- February 10, 2017

Flowers are a staple gift given on Valentine's Day to show a significant other love. History.com reports that at least 23% of adults buy flowers on the holiday, the majority ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: Racism Still In Sports Today

Bucking Broncho: Racism Still In Sports Today

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- February 5, 2017

In this Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 photo, United States' Serena Williams, left, embraces her sister, Venus, as she celebrates after winning the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis ... Read More

Everyone Loves The Super Bowl, Right?

Everyone Loves The Super Bowl, Right?

OpinionPeter Agnitsch- February 3, 2017

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is reflected in the Lombardi Trophy during a news conference after the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game Monday, Feb. 6, 2017, in Houston. ... Read More

Bucking Broncho: Can New York Get Rid Of Anthony?

Bucking Broncho: Can New York Get Rid Of Anthony?

OpinionA. Suave Francisco- January 31, 2017

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) reacts after scoring a 3 pointer in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday, Jan. 29, ... Read More