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Little Packs of Pills

Sarah Reinbrecht, Contributing Writer

October 6, 2017

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Accessibility is a major factor in purchasing any product. For a product to be successfully bought, it needs to be accessible. Birth control, particularly oral contraceptives, are no different; if it is not accessible, birth ...

Red, White, and Green

Red, White, and Green

October 6, 2017

I’m Working on It

Ari Reyes, Contributing Writer

October 6, 2017

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Feeling comfortable in a public space is generally something everyone wants, especially in a place like the gym. However, sometimes this isn’t the case due to body shaming by others who are working out at the gym, with people gaw...

United We Kneel?

United We Kneel?

October 6, 2017

Yemen: A state of Injustice

Hannah King, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2017

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In the last two years, more than 4,600 civilians have been killed in Yemen, and the United States seems to be complicit.   Yemen is currently considered the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Not only are civilians being ...

Digitized Theft

Mike Cox, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2017

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On September 13, 2017 I had the honor of standing shoulder to shoulder with the ACLU, Prison Policy Initiative, Prisoners’ Legal Services, and community activists in the Massachusetts State House. We offered testimony in support...

Can We Handle The Other Side?

Rebecca Thaler, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2017

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How does one separate the political sphere  from the personal? This is an age-old concept which seasoned debaters and politicians alike have been trying to master. Recently, I participated in a rather spontaneous debate that ...

Scarlet Letter

Ethan Giles, Editor in Chief

February 28, 2017

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Digital cameras have killed spontaneity. Don’t get me wrong, the ability to easily take a picture and upload it to multiple platforms is incredibly useful and helpful in today’s modern world. I could not imagine being the e...

A Shaky Alliance: James Mattis, NATO, and Transnational Defense in 2017

Patrick Fox, Scarlet Staff

February 28, 2017

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While attending a high-profile summit of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) defense ministers in Brussels on Feb. 15, the acting US Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, presented his counterparts in the transnational alliance w...

Scarlet Letter

Celine Manneville, Photo Editor

February 20, 2017

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Please do not include me in your Public Displays of Affection (PDA).   Let me explain. It happened last semester, during Thanksgiving in the Café (also known as Cafes-giving). This meal is by far the best dinner serv...

Commemorating the Wrong Man: Reagan Day Established in California

Max Elias, Scarlet Staff

February 20, 2017

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Recently, the governor of California, Jerry Brown, declared that Feb. 6 would be officially recognized as Ronald Reagan Day in the state.  California is new to the party; as of now, 40 governors have declared Reagan Day a holi...

Protecting Local Economy or an Attack on Innovation? Indiana’s Car Sales Bill

Joe Mogel, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2017

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Indiana’s State Legislature is currently considering legislation that could have serious effects on the future of Tesla sales within that state. House Bill 1592 was introduced by Representative Ed Soliday (R), and alters exis...

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