The Saint Anselm Crier

Mistakes in murder case took justice system over a decade to correct

Kati Gardella, Crier Staff

May 4, 2018

Filed under 2017-2018, Opinion

The 2003 murder of Mark Fisher, known as the “Grid Kid Slaying” exploded in the media, as he was the ideal student; a former prom king, a National Honor Society member, and a skilled football and basketball player. The c...

Having freedom means choosing whether or not to follow others

Gregory Valcourt, Creir Staff

May 4, 2018

Filed under 2017-2018, Opinion

In the (off-)center of the brick walkway on the JOA quad, a stone (which I assume is granite) is placed. It would be an ordinary rock, if the seal of the college was not carved into it. And for being a humble rock, it has mu...

An ideal American leader is one who would be Mr. Rogers’s neighbor

Lauren Batchelder, News Editor

May 4, 2018

Filed under 2017-2018, Opinion

It seems that America is on the precipice of a cataclysmic future. The world is being bombarded by fatalistic attitudes and people everywhere are writing that the United States has failed. Maybe they are right. Flint Michigan still d...

Social media should not be used to deter crime

Kati Gardella, Crier Staff

April 14, 2018

Filed under 2017-2018, Opinion

The judgement of the Lewiston Police Department of Maine was scrutinized after they decided to post on Facebook the names of women who had been arrested for prostitution. This generated concerns that the Lewiston Police Depart...

Rape Culture exists, and women are not the only victims

Leah Stagnone, Crier Staff

April 14, 2018

Filed under 2017-2018, Opinion

Dear Editor,   In the previous edition of The Crier, a Letter to the Editor was published as part of an exchange discussing, among other topics, sexual assault and hookup culture on the Saint Anselm College campus. ...

Juvenile detention centers should focus on rehabilitation, not punishment

Kati Gardella, Crier Staff

April 14, 2018

Filed under 2017-2018, Opinion

Detainment is extremely psychologically damaging in general, but imagine its impact on one who has not even reached the age of 18. The cutoff age where an individual becomes morally responsible for their actions is seven y...

A curs(ive) on schools

A curs(ive) on schools

April 14, 2018

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