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I’m fat. Get over it.

Emily Humes, Living Arts Department Lead
May 16, 2017
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And I'm proud to be one of the fat activists taking a stand.

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Update: Flint, Michigan

Update: Flint, Michigan

Wendy Palafox-Arceo, Department Writer
May 2, 2017
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An update on the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

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Beneath the Surface: Starting the Conversation about Women’s Reproductive Health

Beneath the Surface: Starting the Conversation about Women’s Reproductive Health

Kaitee Steiert, Commentary Department Lead
April 27, 2017
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Yes, we can find common ground about women's reproductive health - by acknowledging the other, underlying social problems.

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This is Not a Game

This is Not a Game

Kaitee Steiert, Commentary Department Lead
April 27, 2017
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On the role of twitter in national security.

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Why the Kendall Jenner Pepsi Ad is a Huge Success

Why the Kendall Jenner Pepsi Ad is a Huge Success

Skylar Deitch, Commentary Staff Writer
April 25, 2017
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Maybe there is more than one way of looking at this ad. Maybe?

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Britain and The European Union: A Rocky Relationship

Britain and The European Union: A Rocky Relationship

Skylar Deitch, Staff Writer of Commentary Department
April 25, 2017
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Why we should we care about Brexit anyway?

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High School Jobs: Gentrification and Stigmas

High School Jobs: Gentrification and Stigmas

Wendy Palafox-Arceo, Commentary Writer
March 24, 2017
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How gentrification, stigmas, and working environments in Portland affect jobs for teens.

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BRIDGES: Gender Identity in SMA Admissions

BRIDGES: Gender Identity in SMA Admissions

Kaitee Steiert and Emily Humes
March 24, 2017
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As conversations about gender identity enter further into the public sphere, SMA students have been curious—and at times concerned—to know how our traditionally all-girls institution will respond.

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The Hidden Power of Prosecutorial Discretion

The Hidden Power of Prosecutorial Discretion

Kaitee Steiert, Commentary Department Lead
March 23, 2017
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American prosecutors are just as capable of impacting our communities as police officers are.

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9 Things You Should Know About Mike Pence

9 Things You Should Know About Mike Pence

Emily Humes, Living Arts Department Lead
March 22, 2017
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If anything, Mike Pence is the reason we need to take action and look out for each other in the next four years.

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