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Political discourse heats up at Amherst College -

September 19, 2017

Author Thomas Suarez leads talk on Israel-Palestine conflict -

September 19, 2017

Q&A with DKMS ambassador -

September 19, 2017

SPIRE changes to include more gender and sexual orientation options -

September 19, 2017

Massachusetts men’s soccer looks for first road win of the season -

September 19, 2017

Top 25 notebook: Mason Rudolph and No. 6 Oklahoma State roll past Pittsburgh -

September 19, 2017

Streaking UMass men’s soccer stares down final non-conference team -

September 19, 2017

Let’s embrace innovation -

September 19, 2017

First response is important, but a long-term response is too -

September 19, 2017

Traveling through a changing life -

September 19, 2017

Community and local goods mix at student farmer’s market -

September 19, 2017

Fifth annual Poetry Festival reading -

September 19, 2017

Peacemaker Najeeba Syeed discusses interfaith cooperation in a time of Islamaphobia -

September 18, 2017

UMass hosts lecture on the meaning of the word ‘genocide’ -

September 18, 2017

Thirty-three arrested, 18 hospitalized during first weekend of semester -

September 18, 2017

UMass women’s soccer stuns Yale on Marra’s late winner -

September 18, 2017

UMass men’s soccer slips past Colgate 1-0 -

September 18, 2017

UMass field hockey wins weekend set over Davidson, UML -

September 18, 2017

Strong second half leads Massachusetts men’s soccer over Colgate -

September 18, 2017

Being promiscuous helps me cope and there’s nothing wrong with that -

September 18, 2017

Political speechwriter Lindsay Hayes shares experience at Smith College

Hayes was the director of speechwriting for the Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.

When a president lies

Becky Wandel analyzes President Trump’s false rhetoric on the issue of health care and urges people to be more wary of his statements.

What’s next for the Republican Party?

Zac Bears uses polling numbers to show that the GOP is in dire straits.

Republicans must move towards moderation

Zac Bears outlines the seismic shift in the Republican platform over the past decade, and what the Republicans need to do to restore bipartisanism.

DailyCollegian.com 2012 election live blog

Our news and oped writers are tweeting live as they cover the 2012 election in the Daily Collegian newsroom.

The importance of voting

As Election Day arrives, Eleanor Harte relays the importance of exercising the right to vote.

We must trust the next president

Zac Bears believes Gov. Mitt Romney is a flip-flopper while Pres. Barack Obama has followed through, and that trust is an important part of the election.

Disingenuous politics

Though Governor Romney was impressive in several of the presidential debates, his campaign contains flaws in social and economic policy.

Obama or Romney: What’s the difference?

Is Obomney the only answer? Nathan Fatal argues that the two presidential hopefuls are essentially the same in the end.

The demoralizing state of democracy

Columnist Hannah Sparks discusses the current obstacles hindering our country from a having a democratic election in its true form.

Romney or Obama

Collegian blogger Tom Lynch questions this election’s presidential candidates.

Why ‘Obamacare’ isn’t for us

Christopher McKnight of the UMass Republican Club argues that Obamacare is bad policy for the American people.