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Political discourse heats up at Amherst College -

September 19, 2017

Author Thomas Suarez leads talk on Israel-Palestine conflict -

September 19, 2017

Q&A with DKMS ambassador -

September 19, 2017

SPIRE changes to include more gender and sexual orientation options -

September 19, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer looks for first road win of the season -

September 19, 2017

Top 25 notebook: Mason Rudolph and No. 6 Oklahoma State roll past Pittsburgh -

September 19, 2017

Streaking UMass men’s soccer stares down final non-conference team -

September 19, 2017

Let’s embrace innovation -

September 19, 2017

First response is important, but a long-term response is too -

September 19, 2017

Traveling through a changing life -

September 19, 2017

Community and local goods mix at student farmer’s market -

September 19, 2017

Fifth annual Poetry Festival reading -

September 19, 2017

Peacemaker Najeeba Syeed discusses interfaith cooperation in a time of Islamaphobia -

September 18, 2017

UMass hosts lecture on the meaning of the word ‘genocide’ -

September 18, 2017

Thirty-three arrested, 18 hospitalized during first weekend of semester -

September 18, 2017

UMass women’s soccer stuns Yale on Marra’s late winner -

September 18, 2017

UMass men’s soccer slips past Colgate 1-0 -

September 18, 2017

UMass field hockey wins weekend set over Davidson, UML -

September 18, 2017

Strong second half leads Massachusetts men’s soccer over Colgate -

September 18, 2017

Being promiscuous helps me cope and there’s nothing wrong with that -

September 18, 2017

‘Bullying bill’ foolhardy attempt to stop student battles

Drafting legislation to suppress bullying will not help young students.

Photo finish for senate race

Attorney General Martha Coakley has bungled and ruined every opportunity to cruise to victory in the special election, and Scott Brown is making the most of it.

From emails, a renewed debate over man-caused global warming

Alana Goodman discusses the ways in which the stolen e-mails from the British East Anglia Climate Research Unit debunk the idea that man-made global warming is agreed upon by the entire scientific community.

How fair is fair trade?

Are college coffee consumers doing the Third World a disservice by buying fair trade cups of coffee? Alana Goodman says that there may be evidence of an unfairness in fair trade.

How much do professors care about speech?

Alana Goodman asks whether or not the defense of Levasseur’s free speech rights is because of newfound respect for the First Amendment, or because the UMass faculty sympathizes with left-wing politics.

After a year, Obama’s presidency has fallen flat

With President Obama’s presidency reaching the one-year mark, Alana Goodman says that the commander in chief is no longer thought of the revolutionary he was hyped up to be.

Innocent, even when proven guilty?

Alana Goodman weighs in on the chance of Guantanamo Bay inmates being invited to Amherst, saying that the invited individuals aren’t the victims they’re made out to be.

Hate crimes and why funding their prevention is a waste of money

Some statistics show that hate crime legislation has not been effective. Collegian columnist Alana Goodman says that unless the state can fix the problem, funding should be lessened.

Meghan McCain’s Republicanism

Collegian columnist Alana Goodman wonders whether Meghan McCain’s version of the Republican keeps her inside the party’s tent.

Institutionalized racism in student government

Collegian columnist Alana Goodman brings to light issues with the 13 percent of seats in the SGA senate that are given only to minority members of campus.