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Saturday, October 25, 2014

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Matthew Green: Obama is solid on Israel

BY MATTHEW GREEN

From what I’ve heard in the Jewish media and seen in forwarded chain-emails from my bubby, it’s clear that an increasing number of Jews feel disheartened by what they perceive as President Barack Obama’s frosty approach to Israel.

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Noel Gordon: They, too, sing America

BY NOEL GORDON

I think it’s rather fitting that the fate of the DREAM Act and the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy were essentially woven together in a recent defense appropriations bill that failed in the U.S. Senate.

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Eric Szkarlat: Think Blue for prostate cancer

Illustration by Madalyn Hochendoner

BY ERIC SZKARLAT

Why aren’t we more aware about the cancers that are killing our fathers, grandfathers, brothers and uncles? Are they simply less marketable?

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Libby Ashton: Take a look at Detroit

BY LIBBY ASHTON

In looking back on my last two years at the University, I realized that I haven’t done the best job fulfilling that purpose in a hands-on way.

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Alex Biles: Unique economic brew

BY ALEX BILES

Nobody in the world knows every skill necessary to make beer.

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Rachel Van Gilder: A growing Michigan

BY RACHEL VAN GILDER

Michigan’s agricultural industry is often overshadowed by the prominence of the automotive industry and other manufacturing jobs.

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Imran Syed: Spam imitating life

BY IMRAN SYED

I’ve received thousands of junk e-mails over the past few years, but one day this summer, I decided to sit down and actually read a few. Surprisingly, it proved worthwhile.

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