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This is a f***ing emergency, Middlebury

By EMILY THOMPSON

December 5, 2019

This rising global tension is proof of the urgency of our current socioeconomic and environmental reality.

What does it mean to be an activist at Middlebury?

What does it mean to be an activist at Middlebury?

By HANNAH BENSEN

November 14, 2019

Students engaged in a variety of change-making efforts, both on-campus and off, report unique challenges that come with navigating activism at the college.

Chat first, cancel second

Chat first, cancel second

By EDITORIAL BOARD

November 14, 2019

You’ve probably seen the posts: you’re scrolling through Facebook or Twitter, and a status or tweet pops up letting you know that so-and-so is “canceled.”

Rep. John Lewis discusses civil rights movement legacy

Rep. John Lewis discusses civil rights movement legacy

By EMILY BALLOU

October 17, 2019

U.S. Congressman and civil rights activist John Lewis spoke to a sold-out audience at the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington about his book, his experiences in the civil rights movement and what he sees as modern day social justice issue priorities.

Bullets do not discriminate

By OLIVIA BRAVO

October 3, 2019

My name is Olivia Bravo, and I am a gun violence prevention activist.

We commit to climate-conscious coverage

We commit to climate-conscious coverage

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD

September 26, 2019

For those who joined the protest at College Park last Friday, it felt like maybe — just maybe — we might still have cause for hope.

Pipeline March

Pipeline March

By Leah Pickett

May 7, 2013

On Tuesday, May 7, students and community members marched across campus to protest the College's support for the construction of a natural gas pipeline from Colchester, VT to Chittenden and Addison County. The march in included roughly 25 students and seven community members and was co-organized by lo...

Jamnesty Mixes Art and Activism

By Bronwyn Oatley

September 26, 2012

On Saturday, Sept. 22 a multi-arts collaborative event co-hosted by Verbal Onslaught and Amnesty International drew a crowd to the McCullough Student Center to examine the theme of racial injustice in America. Jamnesty, an event that combined spoken word poetry, music, dance and audio-visual content,...

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