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Corporate Lies and the Truth about the Tea Party Movement

The Tea Party is a movement that stands for the liberty and freedom of Americans. It protests against governmental elitism and the influence of big interest groups and lobbyists to bring control of the government back into the hands of the public. So where’s the catch, right? On the surface, it sounds like a great…

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“A Rape on Campus” errors go beyond journalistic integrity

By now, I’m sure most of you have heard about the Rolling Stone article, “A Rape on Campus”, the story chronicling a young woman’s assault, as well as the emotional aftermath and the problems she faced in reporting her assault and in seeking support. However, it’s recently come to light that the magazine did a…

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The Women’s Debate Institute

Did you know that high school and novice levels of debate see roughly equal gender participation, but varsity high school and college levels do not? Why is it that only 20% of national debate championship winners in the last decade were women? Earlier this week, U of M student Brittany Williams dropped by the Women’s Center to…

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Minnesota Student Association Election Week Abeer & Enoch

Congratulations to Abeer Syedah and Enoch Sun on winning the election of Minnesota Student Association Vice President and At-Large Representative! Want to know about their campaign and how they succeeded? Here are inside scoops from right before last week’s election. Why do you (Abeer) want to include Enoch into your team this year? Abeer: Historically, MSA…

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5 Reasons You Should Be Watching Agent Carter

Unlike some of their other productions meant to tide you over until the next Avengers, Marvel’s newest series Agent Carter brings us the strong female lead we’ve always wanted. The year is 1946, 12 months after the end of the events in Captain America: The First Avenger, and business as usual. With Steve Rodgers on…

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Bisexual Erasure

Bisexual erasure occurs when there is a lack of acknowledgement, usually by the media, of bisexuals. It can be difficult to find bisexual representation when media insists that a character who has had relationships with people of both genders was actually just gay or straight and experimenting. While there is nothing wrong with being either…

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ICYMI: April Women & Success Discussion Series on Salary Negotiation

In case you missed it, Wednesday was our last Women & Success Discussion Series of the semester. This month’s discussion was a shortened version of our (L)earning What You’re Worth: Salary Negotiation workshop. Considering this is usually a two-hour interactive workshop, we had an incredibly rich discussion in the hour we had together over in…