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Hot outside shooting leads UMass over Georgia -

December 16, 2017

Minutemen knock off Georgia for big statement win -

December 16, 2017

Cale Makar selected to play for Team Canada at the 2018 World Junior Championships -

December 15, 2017

UMass men’s basketball looks to remain undefeated at home when Georgia comes to town -

December 15, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph

Self-empowerment and sexual liberation is prevalent in ‘She’s Gotta Have It.’

The merits of print journalism shouldn’t be overlooked

Opinion: With the Collegian’s recent announcement that it will be transitioning to digital publication, the benefits of traditional newspapers haven’t been given enough attention.

The drug war’s racist effects

Our society needs sensible drug policy.

Safe spaces and the politics of paranoia

Opinion: In our rush to declare “safe spaces” on campus, we often forget that these spaces are not dangerous to begin with. Ideas are not a form of violence, and the hate that is still present won’t be defeated by spaces or slogans.

Las Vegas and the need for change

The founders could have foreseen an end to slavery, but they surely could not have foreseen the instant violence that is carried out by machines of the caliber we have today.

Tom Petty: an underdog and friend to all

In remembrance of a rock ‘n’ roll underdog.

Understanding commentary, Suarez and others

Isaac Simon discusses how commentary should include a plurality of speakers and fields.

Foo Fighters’ ‘Concrete and Gold’ misses the mark

The band’s latest album is noise that merely conforms to their usual sound.

Let them eat cake

Denying wedding cakes to gay couples isn’t legally or morally permissible, writes Isaac Simon.

Free Speech is costly

Isaac Simon writes of the double standards of free speech.

The United States’ controversial confederacy

Isaac Simon argues that there are essential differences between statues of Confederate leaders and statues of our founding fathers, and the two should not be compared so lightly.

Facing the facts about climate change

Whether we like it or not it’s time to face the facts about climate change, says Isaac Simon.

Defending free speech

Isaac Simon argues for the freedom of speech, even when the speaker has views and opinions that differ with your own.

The media’s obsession with rhetoric

The media should cover actual policies, not just scandals.

Seeking true justice for Ryan Owens

The death of Navy SEAL Ryan Owens was politicized and reveals propaganda and a failure of the media.

Understanding semantics on CNN

Isaac Simon dissects the Sanders-Cruz debate on healthcare, analyzing the buzzwords for deeper meaning.

The problem with Betsy DeVos

Isaac Simon discusses Betsy DeVos’ past ties to for-profit education and how that will impact her position as Secretary of Education.

The meaning behind ‘Nazi’

Issac Simon historicizes the term “Nazi” and outlines why it should not be used loosely. Issac Simon historicizes the term “Nazi” and outlines why it should not be used loosely.

Trump’s rhetoric shapes his presidency

Isaac Simon explores how rhetoric has shaped Donald Trump’s campaign and presidency thus far.

Natalie Portman shines as ‘Jackie’

In a moving performance, “Jackie” takes us into Mrs. Kennedy’s mind during some of America’s darkest days.