Award-winning documentary ‘Trapped’ screens at UMass

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The screening, which was followed by a Skype session with a reproductive rights attorney and abortion providers, focused on struggles abortion providers face in meeting state regulations aimed at limiting access.

Arguments of immigration hawks not based on pragmatism

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Frank Schulze argues that immigration does not take away jobs or increase unemployment.

Pro-life and death in Texas

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“Using women’s bodies as political battlegrounds is something Texas has gotten [too] good at,” says Hannah Sparks who discusses the latest development in the poor state of women’s reproductive rights in Texas.

Think before You Inveigh

Columnist Nikhil Rao urges readers to refrain from jumping to conclusions when it comes to political candidates.

You don’t have to make up your mind

Collegian columnist Kimberly Ovitz challenges the initiatives of institutions fueling the debate over women’s reproductive rights.

Premature Speculation 2012

Columnist Nikhil Rao weighs the electability of various GOP candidates for the upcoming Presidential GOP primary.

Nonsensical republican soundbites

Collegian columnist Mike Tudoreanu thinks Republicans have some confused and factually erroneous buzz phrases stuck on repeat.