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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

UMass baseball gets its long-awaited homecoming Tuesday against Northeastern -

March 28, 2017

Have you popped your bubble? -

March 28, 2017

The atrophy of activism: a message for student protesters -

March 28, 2017

Josh Odam spreads succinct messages through Free Negro University clothing line -

March 28, 2017

Emmi Beuger’s day off – Interview with Kate Leddy -

March 28, 2017

Fourteen random ‘treat yourself’ items for $25 and under -

March 28, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue Preview Video -

March 27, 2017

Anthropology professor holds lecture on violence and policymaking -

March 27, 2017

Student Activism Special Issue 2017 -

March 27, 2017

Congressmen McGovern and Ellison discuss progressive politics under Trump administration on Saturday -

March 27, 2017

SGA President Anthony Vitale and Vice President Lily Wallace promise to improve assistance to student activists next year -

March 27, 2017

Editor’s note: UMass works because they do -

March 27, 2017

The UMass club that is un-beelievable -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer -

March 27, 2017

Association of Diversity in Sport draws competition in FIFA Tournament -

March 27, 2017

Interview with Ghazah Abbasi, Sanctuary Campus Movement organizer

Abbasi talks about her personal take on the political climate and how to get involved in student activism.

Harvard professor discusses race, power and science in academia

John Asher Johnson talks about the lack of representation for black people in astronomy.

Letter: What blacks want from white allies

Melinda Nielsen offers eight takeaways from a recent ‘Stand Against Racism’ program at the Commonwealth Honors College.

Community, police gather to unveil Black Lives Matter banner

The banner was described as a proclamation of unity, not division, by participants in Monday’s event.

Dear men: Women do not and should not dress for you

Emilia Beuger discusses how sexism still pervades our culture.

PODCAST: Op-Ed team debates abortion

Daily Collegian columnist Karly Dunn explains her transition to pro-choice views in this weeks podcast hosted by William Keve.

Civil rights activist Cornel West to speak at Smith College

West will examine the United States’ current racial issues during a lecture at Smith College on Thursday.

The hidden cost of fast fashion

Many popular clothing companies have not agreed to ensure safe working conditions for their employees.

The fight for comfortable living

Karly Dunn believes the minimum wage can be raised to provide workers with a comfortable living standard.

I didn’t have a reason to cut off my hair

Kate Waldron discusses the social stigma associated with the length of women’s hair.

Hormone treatment at UHS ‘a big step’ for transgender students

Taylor Glickman of GLU said that transgender students will be spared from traveling to Northampton, Springfield and even Boston for hormone treatment.

Gender Liberation UMass hosts week of events focused non-gender conforming students

The student group presented a letter of demands, which was co-signed by many other organizations, as well as the Student Government Association, to administrators on Monday.

Stephanie Meyers goes shallow on gender in “Life and Death”

Aly Nichols discusses failure of “Life and Death” to realistically portray gender roles.

The problem with criticizing “call-out culture”

Alisina Saee-Nazari contrasts “call-out” culture with the alternative of “calling in.”

Rebranding feminism to be more inclusive

Jenna Careri argues feminists must change their strategy to be more inclusive.

Lady Gaga’s releases powerful single ‘Till It Happens To You’

The pop star’s newest single raises awareness about sexual assault on college campuses.

Renowned rabbi discusses the role of religion in American policy

During a talk Tuesday evening, reform Jewish rabbi and advocate David Saperstein spoke about social justice advocacy, separation of church and state and religion as a context for morality.

UMass faculty rally for equal rights

Faculty from Continuing and Professional Education and the Massachusetts Society of Professors rallied for equal rights to unionize last Friday.

Students reflect on alternate spring break experiences

Some University of Massachusetts students participated in spring break programs structured around social justice and community strengthening.