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Steubenville’s victim isn’t up for debate

Steubenville’s victim isn’t up for debate

By Elizabeth Childers Managing Editor “As the defendants sobbed and their attorneys fought back tears, an Ohio judge convicted two high school football stars of raping a 16-year-old girl and sentenced them to juvenile prison Sunday, but the case that [...]

March 25, 2013 Opinion
Men must bear the burden  of action and knowledge to end violence against women

Men must bear the burden of action and knowledge to end violence against women

Three weeks ago, as my house project for the House of Peace and Justice, junior Women’s House resident Gus Wood and I put on the V-Men Workshop, a component of the V-Day movement designed to start a conversation in a [...]

March 25, 2013 Opinion
Sound-Off OWU: What is your ideal  Spring Break?

Sound-Off OWU: What is your ideal Spring Break?

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March 7, 2013 Opinion
Bigggggg Mike: criminal or celebrity?

Bigggggg Mike: criminal or celebrity?

By Spenser Hickey Assistant Copy Editor On Feb. 26, a celebrity arrived at Ohio State University – he went out to eat, got his photo taken with an Olympian and soon had many students asking to meet him. What people [...]

March 7, 2013 Opinion
In Solidarity: standing with Oberlin College students against oppressive violence

In Solidarity: standing with Oberlin College students against oppressive violence

In the past few days it’s become harder and harder to remain unconscious of the injustice happening at Oberlin College. Racism, heterosexism, transphobia and many other systems of oppression have recently reared their ugly heads at Oberlin. White supremacist propaganda, [...]

March 7, 2013 Opinion
The human costs of sequestration

The human costs of sequestration

By Thomas Wolber Assistant Professor of MFL Sequestration is something that happens elsewhere, in a far-away place called Washington where they speak their own lingo. Nobody even seems to know what the term means, except that it has something to [...]

March 7, 2013 Opinion
Sound-Off OWU: What do you think of the  parking system on campus?

Sound-Off OWU: What do you think of the parking system on campus?

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March 1, 2013 Opinion
‘Unfair advantage’ clause in intramural sports bylaws unfair to varsity athletes

‘Unfair advantage’ clause in intramural sports bylaws unfair to varsity athletes

By Heather Kuch Sports Editor Out of eligibility—those three words seem like the end of the world for any college athlete with a passion for their sport. You’ve exhausted all four years of eligibility you have been given, and your [...]

March 1, 2013 Opinion
The resolution to the parking wars

The resolution to the parking wars

By Elizabeth Childers Managing Editor Over the past two weeks, there has been a lot of talk about parking among the editorial staff and during that time, we published two editorials pointing out the very obvious problem about parking on [...]

March 1, 2013 Opinion
In defense of the Chartwells menu: A response to  ‘Students deserve food that supports individual and  communal health’

In defense of the Chartwells menu: A response to ‘Students deserve food that supports individual and communal health’

This letter concerns the quality of food provided by Chartwells dining services and not the racial insensitivity or lack thereof surrounding the Black History Dinner. I’d like to first focus specifically on the effort that Chartwells makes to remain accessible [...]

March 1, 2013 Opinion