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University had appropriate response to pro-Trump chalk

By Ryan Harding, Columnist

August 9, 2016

Messages were written in chalk at the University's Main Quad last week which were supportive of Donald Trump’s general campaign platforms. “Build the wall.” “Trump deportation force.” “They have to go back #Trump” “Trump Coulter 2016.” Not surprisingly, many students were ...

Illinois celebrates same-sex marriage victory

By Daily Illini Editorial Board

November 6, 2013

Finally. Same-sex marriage, gay marriage, lesbian marriage. Marriage. Just say it, and taste the words: how freeing, how monumental, how necessary this is. On Tuesday, both the Illinois state House of Representatives and Senate pushed through legislation that would allow same-sex couples to legally ...