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OP/ED: It’s Not Only a ‘Girl Thing’

OP/ED: It's Not Only a 'Girl Thing'

Liv Meier, Associate Editor

February 2, 2018

As I was waiting on a checkout line at my local grocery store, a young girl–about six or seven–turned to me and asked if I was a feminist. I replied that of course I am, and explained to her that it’s important for everyone to support equal rights for women. She then turned to an older gentleman...

Voices Raised from Stonewall to Trump World Tower

Voices Raised from Stonewall to Trump World Tower

Matt Reich, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017

A few hundred demonstrators gathered in huddled masses, eagerly exchanging opinions, voicing angers, and fears. Signs that were professionally made, or made from ripped up cardboard, filled the space above the sea of heads. Those gathered struggled to carry their signs, phones, and flags. List...

#BlackLivesMatter: The New Civil Rights Movement

#BlackLivesMatter: The New Civil Rights Movement

Rashaan Pace, Impact Staff

March 12, 2015

The United States of America, the birthplace of many revolutionary ideals and documents such as the Declaration of Independence and The Constitution, rendered it’s citizens radical inspiring words such as, “We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal”, and “ We the...

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