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Public officials should be held more accountable for sexual misconduct

by Chance Page, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Many prominent figures have recently been exposed for their sexual misconduct, thanks in large part to the #MeToo movement. This movement has emboldened sexual assault victims to speak out against their abusers, and has been suc...

Fighting to keep net neutrality is fighting for consumer rights

by Gustavo Cristobal, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Net neutrality should not be up for debate. The argument to get rid of it is fueled by the greed of special interests — the telecoms. Net neutrality is defined as the principle where internet service providers have to treat...

Universities should be prepared to step up if Planned Parenthood’s funding is cut

by Chloe O'Rourke, Contributor

March 22, 2017

Filed under Opinion

One of the most heated current political debates concerns the issue of Planned Parenthood and female reproductive rights. Planned Parenthood has been providing services to women since 1970, but after the recent election the o...

YG politicizes Greenfest concert

by Julianna Ress, Senior Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

Filed under Arts & Culture, Arts & Lifestyle

In 2017, the lines of politicization have been blurred to the point of nonexistence and understandably so. When the president of the United States is the ex-host of The Celebrity Apprentice, it makes perfect sense for the Grammys,...

Rape jokes have no place in political discourse

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

March 1, 2017

Filed under Always Right, Columns, Opinion

Judd Apatow’s recent stand-up comedy appearance promoting a new HBO project was yet another example of blatant Hollywood hypocrisy. During his routine, Apatow took aim at the election. He said he felt like he had just been raped,...