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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Dr. Alexander Lai

Op-ed: In solidarity with students in Hong Kong

Dr. Alexander Lai September 4, 2019

While the wildcats are back in the classrooms, students in Hong Kong are on strike. These students have been, along with millions of fellow Hong Kongers, protesting in the streets for almost three months...

A Vote Here sign outside of the Maxwell Elementary Voting location. Voters came out early in the morning to vote in the midterm elections on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at the Maxwell Elementary Voting location in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Proposed bill would allow Kentucky minors to vote in local elections

Emily Laytham January 16, 2019

This year, Kentucky lawmakers will consider amending the state’s constitution to allow 16 and 17-year-olds the right to vote in local elections.The bill in question was pre-filed in 2018 by Democratic...

Political perspective

Bevin unjust for Kentucky Capitol restrictions

January 10, 2019

Notoriously known in Kentucky for his rapid, last-minute processes to pass bills with little-to-no notice, Gov. Matt Bevin is at it again with his latest outbreak– an emergency regulation limiting public...

Kernel Opinion SIG

Another mass shooting, another period of no action

November 13, 2018

Another mass shooting. Another “thoughts and prayers” request. Another tragedy that resulted in no action from our lawmakers.The most recent mass shooting in the U.S. occurred at the Borderline Bar...

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