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A lack of awareness for a tragedy in Mexico

A lack of awareness for a tragedy in Mexico

Estefania Marti Malvido, Contributor
November 13, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Voices

Human rights violations in Mexico have reached its limits. When is it enough?

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Fearbola strikes UMass Amherst

Fearbola strikes UMass Amherst

Kristin LaFratta, Writer
October 28, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Voices

Its symptoms include unnecessary panic, and perhaps the most lethal of them all: unnecessary e-mails.

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Wage Gap Wages Dumbest Politics Ever

Wage Gap Wages Dumbest Politics Ever

Kristin LaFratta, Writer
September 29, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Voices

Women in the United States still earn an average 77 cents to every dollar a man makes.

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It’s none of your business

It’s none of your business

Rose Mirandi, Contributor
March 3, 2014
Filed under Opinion, Voices

Business school undergraduates go dressed to impress in freshly dry-cleaned suits clasping portfolio binders. The others, like me, keep our arms pressed to our sides to hide the sweat stains while we accidentally crinkle our resumes in the only ratty folder we could find, all while feeling stupid in...

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