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UMPD crime alert informs campus of motor vehicle theft near Rudd Field Sept. 17 -

September 22, 2017

‘It’ has revitalized the modern monster movie -

September 21, 2017

UMass Republicans feel ostracized in political climate -

September 21, 2017

Irma hits Cuba, putting rain cloud over students’ study abroad plans -

September 21, 2017

UMass football travels to Tennessee for its first Power Five game of 2017 -

September 21, 2017

UMass women’s soccer looks ahead to Thursday matchup with Davidson -

September 21, 2017

Perussault and the Minutewomen are ready for the start of A-10 play -

September 21, 2017

Behind the “Hate has no home at UMass” campaign -

September 21, 2017

A-10 field hockey notebook: VCU, St. Joseph’s, and Lock Haven dominate -

September 21, 2017

Video games as art -

September 21, 2017

A-10 men’s soccer notebook: Davidson falls to Virginia Tech in Blacksburg -

September 21, 2017

Glazed and confused: what youth should know about vaping -

September 21, 2017

Trust the professors, and trust the system -

September 21, 2017

Beauty that exists all around you and how to notice it -

September 21, 2017

Student death reported to the University Sept. 19 -

September 20, 2017

Domestic violence and experience of Muslim women lecture kicks off seminar series -

September 20, 2017

Students demand bathroom accountability -

September 20, 2017

Small trashcan fire broke out in Kennedy Hall -

September 20, 2017

Immigration policy discussed in public teach-in -

September 20, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer ties Central Connecticut State in double overtime -

September 20, 2017

Jose Antonio Vargas speaks on immigration, race and what it means to be an American

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist speaks at UMass.

When did we forget about education?

Jeffrey Ayers argues that the president’s budgetary focus should be on education, not the military.

Letter to the Editor: Trump’s lobbying ban won’t be enough

Many lobbyists take advantage of loopholes.

Seeking true justice for Ryan Owens

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

Want politicians to hear you? Call them

To make an impact in the political process, concerned citizens should contact their elected officials.

Donald Trump is gutting journalism with his Twitter

CNN’s differences from BuzzFeed in reporting the alleged dossier of President Trump reveal hypocrisy of credibility.

In the upcoming election, there is more at stake than the presidency

Voters should still vote on Nov. 8 even if they do not want to vote for any of the presidential candidates.

A government of laws and not of men

Becky Wandel encourages Americans to stick to the political principles that are the very foundation of our country, despite the current political climate.

Suing Saudi Arabia

Jeffrey Ayers argues against JASTA, stating that it is a legislative mistake that will come back to haunt the American government.

Marco Rubio’s lack of diversity is a problem

Isaac Simon argues against Rubio’s recent claim that the Republican party is the “party of diversity.”

The polarization of American politics needs to change

Joe Frank discusses possible remedies for the our stagnant, polarized political climate

Dean’s Beans founder speaks at first MassPIRG meeting of semester

Dean Cycon talks to activists about his history in environmental law and international activism.

Why the New York Times’ front page editorial matters

Jenna Careri explains the significance of the New York Times’ editorial on the gun epidemic.

UMass Democrats urged to campaign and vote by Reps. Kennedy and McGovern

In anticipation of a close race for governor, U.S. representatives speak to students on campus

Congress must empower Voting Rights Act

In June 2013, the Supreme Court overturned Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act. Congress has yet to rewrite it, which columnist Zac Bears argues is damaging to democracy and policymaking.

Markets ignore long-run strength of economy

Stocks in the U.S. rose 30 percent in 2013, and many pundits think that indicates strong long-run growth. Zac Bears finds that stock returns indicate just one thing: short-term profit.

Fixing a broken Congress takes three steps

Columnist Zac Bears illustrates ways to reform a broken congress.

Here we are again

With dual battles over the budget and debt ceiling looming, columnist Zac Bears bemoans Congress and hyper-partisanship.

VAWA’s 19th anniversary

With the 19th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act passing last week, Jill Correira discusses the continuing importance of the act is despite recent GOP reluctance to re-authorize it.

Liberals: Take the votes you can get

Zac Bears manages to find an upshot to the insanity that is the 113th Congress.