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Monthly Archives: April 2018

How YouTube helps the Alt-Right’s Recruitment

Indoctrination always begins innocently. Do you feel isolated, directionless, angry or depressed? Go to YouTube and search “depression” or “depressed.” It won’t be long until you stumble upon some lecture on self-empowerment. The video has thousands of views. The speaker seems professional and balanced. Unbeknownst

Rebecca Makkai delivers 2018 Mackey Chair Keynote Reading

On Friday, April 13, the Beloit English Department hosted the Keynote Reading of  Rebecca Makkai, this year’s Lois and Willard Mackey Chair. The Mackey Chair was established in the late 1980s by Willard Mackey and Lois Mackey in order to celebrate Lois’ memory and the

Frustration continues after hate crime

Beloit College students’ frustrations with the administration persist amidst the aftermath of the hate crime that was reported to the campus community two Mondays ago. Meanwhile, few substantial leads regarding the investigation into the racist graffiti have been made public as of Sunday, April 15.