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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

The contradictions of counterterrorism

The US-led airstrike in Mosul that killed over a hundred civilians could be deemed an act of terrorism.

Why Liberals lose elections

Matt Heffler argues that liberals need to start thinking about all of America in order to win elections.

The network of Islamophobia and misinformation: fake news and the Holocaust

Christin Howard explores the history of anti-Islamic rhetoric and draws comparisons to the anti-Jewish rhetoric of Nazi Germany.

15 years later, remembering September 11

Tess Halpern remembers the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and discusses how the world has changed in the decade and a half since.

Cybersecurity issues and the election

Both candidates’ views on cybersecurity conflict with those of most Americans

UMass professor hosts question-and-answer discussion for students on Syria and the Islamic State

Political science professor Vincent Ferraro hosted an hour-long informal Q&A panel to discuss Syria and the Islamic State

The FBI’s contradictions make case null

Among the many technological achievements by Apple, the company’s security and encryption software ranks near the top. Each new version of the iPhone features strong encryption, allowing users to have their information secure from potential hackers. The FBI, in order to continue its investigation of the San Bernardino terrorist attacks, wants Apple to create new software to counteract the intense security and unlock the iPhone of one of the terrorists. Although the software could potentially help the FBI track down whom the killer was in contact with, therefore helping to combat terrorism, it remains evident that creation of the software…

In wake of Paris attacks, US should not ditch compassion

Benjamin Clabault explains why, in the war against ISIS, the U.S. still must maintain compassion for both civilians in ISIS territory, as well as refugees.

FBI agents explain cyber security at UMass talk

Agents from the Boston FBI office explained ways to prevent digital information theft at a campus talk Friday.

America is divided

Is America standing up for its values? Andrew Castillo doesn’t think it is.

Baker wrong to reject Syrian immigrants

The governor said Monday that he’s not interested in accepting Syrian refugees in the state of Massachusetts.

Understanding IS: A new form of terrorism

Isaac Simon discusses the dangerous innovations of the Islamic State

What ‘national dialogue’ on terrorism?

America’s conspicuous absence from the stand against terror in Paris reflects the failure of our national conversation on Islam and terrorism, writes Julian del Prado.

Islamic nations key to fighting terror

The Islamic world is the key to victory against terrorism, not our enemy, writes Benjamin Clabault.

Laughing in the face of extremism

To honor the sacrifice of 12 people at the offices of “Charlie Hebdo” on Wednesday, Zac Bears says that we must continue to attack political extremism with laughter and humor.

The war on terrorism can only be ended morally

Bryan Bowman illustrates the true cost of lives of targeted drone strikes and argues we must fight and win the war on terrorism morally.

The need for moral and ethical clarity

Isaac Simon discusses how journalistic reports can be offensive and misleading.