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David Harris: Leading the change

BY DAVID HARRIS

Despite current issues, it is clear that there is a place for college athletics and that much value that can come from them. Michigan must be at the forefront in defining the right role for athletics within the context of the University's mission, and also as a leading institution in shaping the inevitably changing landscape of the NCAA.

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Jenny Wang: Dressing like a woman

BY JENNY WANG

What, after all, is a woman? Isn’t she supposed to be white, heterosexual, beautiful, slim and tall (but not taller than her man)? Doesn’t she have an hourglass figure, strutting down the sidewalk like it’s her runway, her perfect hair bobbing and flowing in the breeze? Where exactly do I fit in that image?

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James Brennan: Us and Them

BY JAMES BRENNAN

With an epidemic of sexual assault sweeping college campuses across the nation, including the University of Michigan, there are countless topics of uncertainty and controversy. In a four-part series, James Brennan seeks to explore them with interviews and personal research. This is part two.

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Sierra Brown: Makeup’s deceit

BY SIERRA BROWN

I admit that there is a thing as too much makeup. However, is it women’s fault that they equate makeup with beauty?

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Lauren McCarthy: Tripping over the line

BY LAUREN MCCARTHY

Brash assumptions concerning any student organization or classification of peoples on this campus should not be tolerated, and the degradation of women should never be mistaken for humor.

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Victoria Noble: Draw back the curtains

BY VICTORIA NOBLE

It’s time that the University draw back the curtain on its decision-making processes and shed light on the rationale behind its policies.

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Yardain Amron: Why we don't vote

BY YARDAIN AMRON

When I woke up last Tuesday, I was more excited about my breakfast waffle than I was about voting. Yeah it was Election Day, but it was also my quarter-birthday. And to be honest, the only reason I was even registered to vote was because a friend bugged me enough before class one day.

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