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Monday, September 1, 2014

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From the Daily: Let's talk about race

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

We commend the English department for acknowledging the effect campus racial climate on classroom learning experience, and for taking steps to effect change and improve race relations in the department. Other University departments should follow its example.

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From the Daily: Prioritizing minors’ health

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

The Michigan legislature should pass senate bills 667 and 668 banning the sale and possession of e-cigarettes to minors but should not take further action to classify them as tobacco products.

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From the Daily: (Re)funding prenatal care

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

As a state with a particularly high infant mortality rate, Michigan should rework this budgetary decision so that road conditions will still be improved but not at the expense of prenatal care.

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From the Daily: A punishment to fit the crime

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

With sexual violence averages on college campuses higher than the national average, University policy changes need to follow recognition of the problem and adopt stricter punishments similar to those outlined in Dartmouth’s proposal.

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From the Daily: An alternate (PATH)way

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Republican Gov. Rick Snyder should sign Senate Bill 276 that will allow state welfare recipients to use community service participation — in addition to other activities — to maintain their welfare eligibility.

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From the Daily: Expanding community college access

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Increasing access to community college education is beneficial. It helps individuals by allowing more people to afford secondary education. Further, it benefits the community by fostering a higher level of education, creating positive externalities. Michigan should allocate funding to provide free-community college tuition for qualifying students.

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From the Daily: Pothole problems

BY THE MICHIGAN DAILY

Michigan legislature is introducing a mid-fiscal year supplemental budget that will allocate $215 million to repairing roads. Republican Gov. Rick Snyder can and should alleviate the dangerous conditions by signing the budget.

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