Dear My People: Affirmative Action Isn’t a Weapon

By ALEXIS LEVATO

November 8, 2018


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Let’s stop for a second and think about something; why do we think that colleges, jobs and housing are automatically meant for us?

A Pattern of Instability

By MATT DICKINSON

October 31, 2018


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When it comes to partisan control of the presidency, House and Senate, we are experiencing a level of volatility not seen since the post-Civil War era more than a century ago.  Of the eight possible configurations of majority party control, the country has cycled through six of them since the 2000 ...

The Protest

October 25, 2018


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Student demonstrators dressed in all black with duct tape covering their mouths and raising signs which read, “We believe survivors, Midd should too” and “Green Dot is not enough,” met the participants of the first-ever Panther Day parade as they rounded the corner of the CFA front lawn.  The demonstrators stood shoulde...

The Parade

October 25, 2018


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The Panther Day parade, last year’s winner of the New Traditions contest, began at Kirk Alumni Center on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. and ended with a celebration at the Harvest Festival behind the Mahaney Center for the Arts (CFA).  Led by the Pep Band, participating student groups included the International ...

Dear My People: Slavery Never Ended, It Just Found New Forms

By ALEXIS LEVATO

October 25, 2018


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This isn’t just a question of recognizing the abuses and dehumanization that our ancestors committed, although that would be a step in the right direction.

Notes From the Desk: Please Send Us Tips

By WILL DIGRAVIO, NICK GARBER, and REBECCA WALKER

October 25, 2018


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We’re excited to announce the creation of a new tipline on our website, that allows readers to anonymously suggest stories for us to look into.

Tell Crisis Pregnancy Center: Stop Lying to Women

By Victoria Isquith

October 25, 2018


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The information that CPCs provide is biased, ill-informed, and designed to intimidate women who may be considering abortion.

Remembering Your Loved Ones

By OWEN MASON-HILL

October 11, 2018


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This weekend, the  Middlebury campus was graced by the iconic combination of Fred Rogers and François Clemmons, a duo that educated an entire generation of children. The Hirschfield International Film Series brought Academy Award winning director Morgan Neville’s Fred Rogers biopic, “Won’t You Be My N...

I Am Not Surprised

By GRACE VEDOCK

October 11, 2018


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It is almost impossible to avoid Dr. Ford’s testimony and its implications about the deeply-entrenched misogyny enshrined in the highest halls of government in this country.

Love Brings People Together

By BEN BEESE

October 11, 2018


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MAGNOLIA PICTURES We are in another age of heroism. With every great struggle of each national and international drama, protest, activists and general outcry fill the air. Hope for a better future may seem, at times, in short supply, but the general rage at the current state of affairs is a reminder that pe...

Notes from the SGA Pres: On Student Spaces

By NIA ROBINSON

September 27, 2018


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I hope everyone has had a great start to their semester! This week, I thought it would be a great idea to talk about something that has been on the minds of many students,--dining changes. Specifically, the recent Grille closure two nights a week and the changes to the dining hall hours that has worried...

The Librarian Is In: ‘Cairo’

By KATRINA SPENCER

September 27, 2018


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Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer is liaison to the Anderson Freeman Center, the Arabic Department, the Comparative Literature Program, the Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies (GSFS) Program, the Language Schools, the Linguistics Program, and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.

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