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Early season challenge awaits for UMass hockey in weekend set with Ohio State -

October 18, 2017

UMass Professor Barbara Krauthamer receives award from Association of Black Women Historians -

October 18, 2017

The 2017-18 women’s soccer team differs from others Matz has coached at UMass -

October 18, 2017

Hockey East Notebook: OT Goal caps BC comeback over Providence -

October 18, 2017

I’m a millennial conservative. Will the Republican Party leave me behind? -

October 18, 2017

Low-Income Housing Error at Presidential Apartments -

October 18, 2017

Kelela’s debut ‘Take Me Apart’ is a captivating, deeply personal exposition on heartache. -

October 18, 2017

People’s Market hosts a fundraiser for Puerto Rico -

October 18, 2017

UMass does not meet the needs of its disabled students -

October 18, 2017

Do we really need Summer NSO? -

October 18, 2017

A picture is worth a thousand words, but those words are better off written -

October 18, 2017

Tom Petty: A Retrospective -

October 18, 2017

Panel held to discuss the future of public policy and the Universal Basic Income -

October 17, 2017

Reconsidering Hillary Clinton -

October 17, 2017

Trump’s Twitter has unprecedented influence on society -

October 17, 2017

Author and professor at the University of Oregon discusses the push of a corporate agenda through state governments -

October 17, 2017

Letter: Join the movement against student debt -

October 17, 2017

Northampton City Council votes to oppose local charter school expansion -

October 17, 2017

UMass men’s soccer takes on Rhode Island with top conference spot on the line -

October 17, 2017

Fulton, Smith leading the way for UMass Soccer offensively -

October 17, 2017

Should we talk about racism in class?

Karly Dunn argues that in order to better address racism in America, we need to talk about it in classrooms.

Black Lives Matter in Amherst

Karly Dunn describes her pride at seeing the Black Lives Matter banner hanging over South Pleasant Street

Don’t make ‘dog-whistle’ statements

Karly Dunn explains how dog-whistle statements are often made to mask a person’s true prejudices, and how these statements are easy to see through

Transitioning to pro-choice values in adult life

  Throughout my life, those who have attempted to take charge of the decisions I made have always angered me. Even as a child, I felt I should be the only one in charge of myself. Granted, my parents did a remarkable job raising me to be an independent and confident person, even as the youngest mom and dad picking their daughter up from school. One day, my parents asked me how I felt about abortion. As the young girl I was, I deeply felt that a growing human should never be killed before they had a chance to live….

Women are people, too

Karly Dunn explains how constantly being placed in a sexual context is damaging to women

The fight for comfortable living

Karly Dunn believes the minimum wage can be raised to provide workers with a comfortable living standard.

Why aren’t we supporting single mothers?

Karly Dunn argues that women who have children out of wedlock should not be stigmatized.

Sex, and why girls aren’t supposed to have it

Karly Dunn explores the double standard between the sexualities of men and women.

I wear makeup for me

Karly Dunn argues that women should not feel ashamed about wearing makeup and, more importantly, they don’t do it for men.

Amy Schumer: a positive role model

Karly Dunn explains how Amy Schumer is a positive role model for women, a contrast to celebrities such as the Kardashians who perpetuate an unrealistic body image.

The stigma driving singlism

Karly Dunn examines the notion that marriage and the creation of families are crucial life milestones.

Are public school dress codes teaching girls not to ‘distract’ boys?

Public school dress codes address the wrong problems.

Feminism and Donald Trump

Karly Dunn argues that Donald Trump is pushing women further away from the Republican Party.