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Letter to the Editor: Rachel Bisch

Bradley Scout! I’m studying abroad this semester in Denmark (know for being blunt and wayyy more chill about thigs like sex), and I heard about you latest “issue” and immediately read the online pdf, from across the world. Woah Awesome, and issue all about sex…

Letter to the Editor: Feminists at Bradley Club

Over Valentine’s Day weekend, The Scout produced a number of offensive articles in the Voice section which aimed to be comedic, but were executed in an offensive manner. As a student run organization, Feminists at Bradley is disappointed in these recent articles; we have grown…

Letter to the Editor: Sarah Handler

Hello, Below is my letter to the editor for this week’s Scout: Student run newspapers are an integral part of any college campus, but last Friday’s “Voyeur” edition was unbecoming of a collegiate paper. When a portion of our tuition goes towards funding the operation…

Letter to the Editor: Sue Neff

Dear Scout, Knowing Monday was a holiday (President’s Day, btw) Bradley would be having a large visit day by prospective high school students and their parents. Those parents saw our school paper with headlines “How To Plan An Orgy” and “Sex Terminology”. How likely are…

Letter to the Editor: Stacy Hoefert

Hello, Like many others, I was disappointed in The Scout edition. Aside from just being inappropriate for a school newspaper, there were many offensive aspects which I encourage all students to read about in the “Joint Statement in Opposition to the February 12, 2016 Edition…

Letter to the Editor: Tom Dermody

As a Bradley journalism alum and former copy editor of The Scout, I enjoy picking up the paper when I’m on campus. I’m not sure how to describe my reaction to what I saw in the Feb. 12 “Valentine’s Day” issue. Disbelief? Disappointment? Disgust? Anger?…

Letter to the Editor: Lisa Arnett

I saw your newspaper for the first time this month because my colleagues could not believe such filth was allowed to be published by a nationally respected university. I was absolutely horrified! Usually subject material of this nature doesn’t bother me but you pushed way…

Letter to the Editor: 2016-02-12

Last week, The Scout featured an article on One Direction. Unfortunately, after reading the article, I was dismayed with the illogical argument used to make Directioners “fear” the demise of One Direction. The story relied on the premise that Niall Horan allegedly becoming a golfing…

Letter to the Editor: Someone to blame

Any time there is a tragedy in our lives, we are left with questions. We are left looking for an explanation – someone or something to blame. We search for the reason, any reason, that something of this magnitude could happen. That is what we…

Letter to the Editor: Please, don’t turn your back on me

You see an old lady sitting in your class, walking through Bradley Hall, or standing in line at Moe’s. You have waited for years to be away from your parents. Now, you see someone who could be your mom. You consider the old lady a…

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