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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

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.

Hysteria surrounding violence is misdirected, ineffective

Hannah Sparks criticizes the hypocrisy of the national gun control conversation in light of knee-jerk overreactions to the behavior of children in schools.