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Savello ’18: Calling out catcalling

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Savello ’18: Calling out catcalling

December 3, 2017 0 comments

About a year ago, while I was walking down Thayer Street one afternoon, a man told me he liked my dress.

Maier-Katkin ’18: A reflection on the sale of WBRU-FM

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Maier-Katkin ’18: A reflection on the sale of WBRU-FM

November 27, 2017 0 comments

“Strategic Options” was the title of a document I was given by my predecessor shortly after being elected general manager of 95.5 WBRU-FM.

Metz ’20: Sen. Al Franken: Step down

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Metz ’20: Sen. Al Franken: Step down

November 26, 2017 0 comments

Far too many on the left — including some of those who most vehemently condemned Moore — have remained silent when asked about Franken.

Overall ’19: Confronting the exclusivity of study abroad

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Overall ’19: Confronting the exclusivity of study abroad

November 12, 2017 0 comments

In the final days of my sophomore winter break, I decided I wanted to study abroad.

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Pandit ’20: Generation Z and the future of American politics

November 9, 2017 0 comments

“Trump is a relationship builder. It’s what he does well.”

Guo ’18, Huang ’19: Talking straight about the Taiwan Strait

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Guo ’18, Huang ’19: Talking straight about the Taiwan Strait

November 2, 2017 0 comments

The year 2005 was one of the key moments in the history of a tense, sometimes violent standoff between mainland China and the island of Taiwan.

Steinman ’19: The EPA’s gag reflex

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Steinman ’19: The EPA’s gag reflex

October 30, 2017 0 comments

A new report on the health of Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay shows that it is getting cleaner as a result of decades of investments in wastewater treatment

Samilow ’19: Protecting the First Amendment in the private sector

October 26, 2017 0 comments

Every so often, someone gets fired for political statements that their boss dislikes.

Raimondo: Cutting the cost of college textbooks

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Raimondo: Cutting the cost of college textbooks

October 19, 2017 0 comments

This past summer, I met a mom in southern Rhode Island. She was dressed for work, and her kids were about the same age as my son, Tommy.

Fernandez ’21: A colony in crisis

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Fernandez ’21: A colony in crisis

October 18, 2017 0 comments

On Sept. 20 Puerto Rico was hit by category four hurricane María and has been struggling to survive ever since.