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  • Bush court deals blow to womens rights

    Bush court deals blow to womens rights

    April 27, 2007

    “Not since Bush v. Gore has the Supreme Court made such a political decision, or one that so completely distorts and disregards the U.S. Constitution,” National Organization for Women (NOW) President Kim Gandy declared, responding to...

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  • In wake of VT shootings: Experts say mental health care in shambles

    In wake of VT shootings: Experts say mental health care in shambles

    April 27, 2007

    Mental health care advocates and medical experts say the April 16 shooting deaths of 32 students and faculty members at Virginia Tech, followed by the suicide of the student who did the killing, raise larger questions...

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  • Race, sex, class and the Duke case

    Race, sex, class and the Duke case

    April 20, 2007 By Susan Webb

    As editor of this page, I searched the Internet for insightful commentary on the Duke lacrosse players case. Sad to say, such comments have been all too few. Most seized the opportunity to throw sand in...

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  • Imus gone! Say no to racism and sexism

    Imus gone! Say no to racism and sexism

    April 20, 2007

    “What has society come to that anything is acceptable today?” — C. Vivian Stringer, coach of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights women’s basketball team The crude racist/sexist remarks of radio talk show host Don Imus have ignited...

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  • EDITORIAL: Something to consider

    EDITORIAL: Something to consider

    April 20, 2007

    Like the rest of America, our hearts go out to the Virginia Tech students, faculty, staff, their families and the whole community. During such times of mourning many people look for life lessons so that another...

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