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Community talks education, immigrants’ rights, climate change with state senators -

March 29, 2017

Q&A: Khalif Nunnally-Rivera, an advocate for access and affordability for underrepresented students -

March 29, 2017

Plant-Based Nutrition club promotes healthier, sustainable diets on campus -

March 29, 2017

Rolling tobacco and high profits for iRollie -

March 29, 2017

UMass softball to kickoff conference schedule on Thursday at Boston University -

March 29, 2017

UMass baseball coach Mike Stone trying not to dwell on 2017 being his final season -

March 29, 2017

Fresh off NCAA Championship appearance, UMass diver Emma Roush looks ahead -

March 29, 2017

Notebook: UMass men’s soccer adds junior college transfer to roster for next season -

March 29, 2017

Newly appointed UMass defensive line coach Dave Wissman has taken interesting road to Amherst -

March 29, 2017

Student Union Craft Center serves as an open space of expression for students -

March 29, 2017

An ode to Amherst’s American Legion -

March 29, 2017

Letter: The Graduate Employee Organization wants to empower those who are marginalized -

March 29, 2017

To counter and balance: A place for conversation in the opinion pages -

March 29, 2017

Activism can change the world -

March 29, 2017

Active Minds strives to start conversation about mental health, end stigma -

March 28, 2017

Native American Student Association plans for powwow after travelling to Native Nations Rise March in Washington D.C. -

March 28, 2017

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus -

March 28, 2017

UMass Students for Reproductive Justice continue fighting for student rights -

March 28, 2017

UMass notebook: Celtics assistant coach Micah Shrewsberry reportedly interviewed for a second time Monday for men’s basketball head coaching vacancy -

March 28, 2017

UMass softball anxiously awaits start of conference play with doubleheader against BU looming Thursday. -

March 28, 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.