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NYPD Threatens Students’ Liberties

NYPD Threatens Students’ Liberties

March 21, 2012

By CANTON WINER ASSISTANT OPINIONS EDITOR While the United States military diligently searches for terrorists in the rugged mountains separating Afghanistan and Pakistan, the New York Police Department is conducting its own search for potential terrorists in an only slightly less menacing location: ...

Campus Ministry Donation Sparks Controversy

Campus Ministry received letters of complaint about the Feb. 26 mass collections. (Photo by Kate Doheny/The Ram)

March 7, 2012

By CANTON WINER ASSISTANT OPINIONS EDITOR The world is a dangerous place for sheep. Though they may seem simple, dull animals, sheep continually face increasing danger in an ever more complex and scary world. Startle one of them and the whole herd will mindlessly stampede off a cliff, not realizing...

Planned Parenthood Misunderstood by Republicans

The majority of Planned Parenthood’s services include STD treatment and contraception. (Graphic by Rory Masterson. Statistics from 2009.)

February 15, 2012

By CANTON WINER ASSISTANT OPINIONS EDITOR Susan G. Komen's decision to discontinue its funding of Planned Parenthood on Jan. 31 resulted in a national uproar, leaving the breast cancer foundation struggling to tread water in a sea of negative publicity. After three days, over 600,000 signatures on...

Republicans Complicate Processes of Student Voting

Cartoon by Anna Tighe/The Ram

February 1, 2012

By CANTON WINER ASSISTANT OPINIONS EDITOR Thousands of college students will attempt to register to vote in the coming months only to be turned away. Students who have an out-of-state driver's license, and even those who have an in-state driver's license but who pay out-of-state tuition, will be told, "Sorry, you c...

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