BY JR KELLER
This midterm election is important for our state and the nation, but it is equally important for our local community. At the polls many people will have the opportunity to ‘vote the ticket,’ casting all votes for a particular political party. Even if that is your modus operandi, do not forget to consider and vote for non-partisan candidates toward the end of the ballot as well.
BY AN ANONYMOUS GROUP OF SURVIVORS AND ALLIES
This protest seeks to actively disrupt the University of Michigan’s complacency in handling issues of sexual assault on this campus. To the administration: students are taking action because it is time our voices are heard.
BY JAMES HENDRICKSON
At the end of the day, the most fundamental component of our lives is our freedom to voice our opinions. If we choose not to voice them when it matters the most, then what's the purpose of having one at all?
BY SUNDAI JOHNSON
My Blackness, my Black Womanhood, the whole of my identity, is mine. It belongs to me and I carry it in calloused hands. I do not tip toe, I stomp. I rumble and shake and move the ground like earthquakes. And I conquer victoriously — with my crown made of black gold.
BY LAURA MEYER
Four years ago, students and Democrats stayed home on election day; Michigan’s women have suffered the consequences every day since. Rather than making progress towards equal pay and reproductive freedom, we got the offensive and restrictive abortion rider bill and a group of Republican legislators who couldn’t care less about the issues facing women. When students don’t vote, women lose.
BY JESSE BUCHSBAUM
The experiences we have in college will stick with us for our entire lives — make voting one of them.
BY GRAHAM SUSTAINABILITY INSTITUTE AND INSTITUTE FOR SOCIAL RESEARCH
According to findings from a new U-M Sustainability Cultural Indicators Program report, most U-M faculty, students, and staff have boosted their knowledge about how to be more sustainable, particularly in the areas of foods and waste prevention. However, behavior in these areas has remained essentially the same.
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