Globalization. It's a word we hear thrown around a lot these days, usually in conjunction with words such as "protest," "evil" and "corporations." But what is it, really? What are the WTO and NAFTA, and why exactly does their existence cause street battles between activists and police?
About 60 protesters held signs that said, "Hate Crimes Will Not Be Tolerated" and "Copper Lounge is Anti-queer" Thursday night outside of the bar in response to an alleged hate-crime altercation between employees and patrons in November.
The LodeStar Astronomy Center's Starry Nights exhibit, which lasts until the end of February, gives stargazers of all ages the chance to peer at constellations and planets after taking a virtual reality zoom through the galaxy and solar system.