The Crimson White

Prize fight missed opportunity for UA

Kyle Simpson

June 10, 2015

When the University of Alabama Athletic Department and President Judy Bonner resisted hosting Tuscaloosa native Deontay Wilder’s title defense fight, they likely saw it as a potential logistical nightmare without much potential p...

Farewell to Seniors

Farewell to Seniors

February 25, 2015

Continue to talk about free speech

Patrick Crowley

February 25, 2015

On Monday, The Crimson White ran a special edition about free speech on campus, or the lack thereof. Through restrictive “speech code” policies and Grounds Use Permits, the University is dampening the abilities of student...

FIRE gives UA 'red light'

February 23, 2015

The University of Alabama was given a “Red Light” rating by the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) for its speech codes, meaning the University has at least one policy that “clearly and substantially re...

The University should make it easier for student voices to be heard

Mark Hammontree

February 22, 2015

Since this is a special issue of the paper, this column is supposed to be about the status of students’ freedom of speech here on The University of Alabama’s campus. Well, I guess it’s supposed to be my opinion about the status...

School of Social Work to feature civil rights leaders

Alaina Upman

February 19, 2015

The University of Alabama’s School of Social work invites the campus and community to attend a colloquium on Friday, Feb. 20, to discuss Tuscaloosa’s African-American civil rights heritage. Every year the School of Social...

Part 2: Alabama's deficit is The University of Alabama's problem, too

Patrick Crowley

February 19, 2015

Last week, I explained how Alabama’s tax system and state constitution collects the least in taxes per capita and earmarks 90 percent of taxes collected. Because the state collects so little and is handcuffed in how they distri...

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