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Sunday, October 5th, 2014, 5:40 pm

Architecture is man’s domination of nature


What separates man from the beasts of nature? If our genetic material isn’t drastically different than other primates, what makes us superior to the ape? If we are subjected to the same evolutionary processes as the …

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Sunday, October 5th, 2014, 5:37 pm

Derek Jeter’s career reminiscent of baseball’s bygone golden era


1975 brought great changes to Major League Baseball. These changes were ushered in by the creation of free agency, which was established after the landmark case involving pitcher Andy Messersmith and the Los Angeles Dodgers. Messersmith’s …

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Sunday, October 5th, 2014, 5:35 pm

Men need to denounce patriarchy


All over the world, women are faced with challenges and obstacles that objectify, burden and oppress them. Women are challenged by the very real oppressive system known as patriarchy.Patriarchy, from the ancient Greek “patriarches,” is a …

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Sunday, October 5th, 2014, 5:32 pm

Editorial: Suicide prevention starts with individual interactions


Nothing is more tragic than wasted potential. Individuals possess an immeasurable, amazing ability to turn the absurd and the impossible into reality, moving society forward through creative destruction, touching and inspiring others as they do so.
College …

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Sunday, September 28th, 2014, 4:37 pm

Michaud right candidate for Maine women


It’s going to be a close one. We’re less than 40 days from Maine’s gubernatorial election, and sometimes it seems like this campaign could go on forever. There are many issues that will guide voters in …

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Sunday, September 28th, 2014, 4:37 pm

Misrepresented history: the legacy of Huey P. Newton


In light of a recent op-ed I wrote on police targeting of inner city black people, I felt it was an appropriate time to reflect on the legacy of the Black Panther Party and its founder, …

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Sunday, September 28th, 2014, 4:36 pm

The supremacy of ego


The foundation of the Western liberal tradition is property rights. To paraphrase Machiavelli, a man will sooner forgive the death of a parent than the seizure of his patronage. One can’t choose one’s parents. One can …

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Sunday, September 28th, 2014, 4:35 pm

Editorial: Sexual and domestic assault organizations are an important resource


Friday’s Rock Against Rape concert, sponsored by Sigma Phi Epsilon, marked the 10th year anniversary of the event, which benefits Spruce Run and Rape Response Services. These two organizations spread awareness and offer various help and …

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Sunday, September 28th, 2014, 4:34 pm

The trouble with feminism


On Sept. 20, 2014 famed actress and UN Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson delivered a rousing war cry for her new campaign “HeForShe.”
By saying, “Gender equality is your issue too,” Miss Watson attempted to rally the male …

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Sunday, September 21st, 2014, 6:05 pm

The duality of values and the soul


What is the soul? This is a question debated extensively by the most erudite minds across time, yet no consensus exists. Perhaps this is because the soul, as a personal, intimate entity, cannot be measured empirically, …

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