The Manitou Messenger encourages contributions from students, alumni, faculty and administrators. Opinion articles are open to all political, social and philosophical viewpoints. Editorials and opinion articles do not necessarily represent the views of the student body, faculty, administration or Messenger staff members. Deadline for all submissions is 5 p.m. the Sunday preceding publication date. The Manitou Messenger reserves the right to edit all contributions for length and/or content. Letters must comply with the Letters to the Editor Policy.