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Worcester, Student Union renovations among subjects of first SGA Senate session -

September 26, 2017

Three thefts in Fine Arts Center over past week -

September 26, 2017

Talk on women’s resistance to Brazilian military dictatorship held at the Old Chapel -

September 26, 2017

Engstrom and MacLean lead UMass cross country at Battle in Beantown -

September 26, 2017

The anti-Semitism of the Suarez talk is not the way to discuss the Israeli-/Palestinian conflict -

September 26, 2017

No, fascists are not the same as those who oppose them -

September 26, 2017

Political factions oppose each other like passionate sports fans -

September 26, 2017

STEM Ambassador’s Program to expand impact on and off campus -

September 26, 2017

Buzz starting to build for UMass hockey -

September 26, 2017

UMass Tennis starts season strong at Brown Invitational -

September 26, 2017

Foo Fighters’ ‘Concrete and Gold’ misses the mark -

September 26, 2017

Emmy’s 2017 Red Carpet fashion recap: who, what, WEAR -

September 26, 2017

We all scream for vegan ice cream -

September 26, 2017

UMass women’s soccer takes complete control in 3-1 win vs. Davidson -

September 25, 2017

Shaughnessy Naughton speaks on STEM professionals in politics -

September 25, 2017

ESPN author and journalist talks sports and mental health at UMass -

September 25, 2017

UMass men’s soccer remains unbeaten at home -

September 25, 2017

Minutewomen split Pennsylvania trip -

September 25, 2017

Kozlowski’s minutes limited for second straight game in loss versus Fordham -

September 25, 2017

Late penalty-kick goal not enough vs. Rams -

September 25, 2017

Trump’s election and the end of a socialist dream

Laura Handly details how the election of Trump and his decisions as President thus far have made her lose hope in a socialist America.

Capitalism must be fixed, not replaced

Socialism is not the solution to American economic problems.

LGBTQ+ people face discrimination and violence

Those who do not conform to society’s rules for gender and sexuality are ostracized.

Why I’m not voting for Bernie Sanders

Isaac Simon discusses the problems associated with Sanders’ candidacy, and why he has no shot in winning the Democratic nomination over Hillary Clinton.

Stop hating Black Friday shoppers

Will Keve argues that Black Friday shoppers shouldn’t be stigmatized.

We can’t end capitalism, but we can change

Even if capitalism is morally unsound, it’s the system we have and we can’t change it. However, we can change society, writs Benjamin Clabault

International Socialist Organization targets ecological destruction through systemic change

Socialist organization discusses capitalism’s effect on the environment.

Dr. Vijay Prashad speaks at UMass on capitalism and global inequality

Dr. Vijay Prashad calls for an egalitarian revolution when speaking at the University of Massachusetts.

Apple-style capitalism not an economic panacea

To many, Apple is the quintessential American corporation, a modern GM or GE. But Apple only employs 43,000 U.S. workers and exploits lax labor regulations to maximize offshore profits. Zac Bears argues that Apple-style business practices will not solve structural issues with the U.S. economy.

Five faults of capitalism: market failure

Makai McClintock examines why capitalism is prone to market failure and how that negatively affects the healthcare and insurance systems in the U.S.

The divine right of markets

Mike Tudoreanu disputes capitalism’s singular reliance on the price mechanism.

Five faults of capitalism: The unequal distribution of wealth

Makai McClintock begins his five part series by discussing income inequality as an economic byproduct of capitalism.

People over profit: What Socialism is not

In part two of a three part series, Mike Tudoreanu takes an alternative approach to defining the true the term socialism by explaining what socialism is not.

People over profit: The Socialist alternative

In the first of a two part series, Mike Tudoreanu points out the injustices workers face under the rule of capitalism and begins to paint the case for a socialist transition.

They say they earned it…

Columnist Mike Tudoreanu questions whether or not Wall Street executives are actually earning their money.

Capitalism Failed Our Generation

Columnist Mike Tudoreanu points his finger at capitalism for causing the economic crisis that is currently consuming our society.

Current economics is flawed

Mason Woolley critiques the current state of economics, at least as studied at UMass.

Steve Forbes gives lecture at UMass

On Tuesday Night, multimillionaire Steve Forbes gave a lecture in the Student Union Ballroom titled “Steve Forbes: How Capitalism Will Save Us”.

Protesters demonstrate at capitalism lecture

Protesters from the University of Massachusetts labor studies department and the Occupy UMass movement came out in droves to demonstrate at a recent lecture on capitalism.

Andrew Bernstein discusses the benefits of capitalism

The New England Objectivist Society invited Andrew Bernstein from the Ayn Rand Institute to talk about the benefits of capitalism.