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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

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Viewpoints

Visual Viewpoint: Perspectives on campus gender equality

BY VICTORIA NOBLE

Though women have been historically underrepresented on college campuses, the undergraduate gender distribution is nearly equal between females and males at the University today. But does this also imply that men and women are treated equally on campus? Students share their views and experiences related to gender relations in both academic and social situations at college.

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Michigan in Color: "Your people"

BY ALLANA AKHTAR

Maureen, her usually gentle blue eyes glaring at me behind her glasses, her usually pale cheeks and ears a soft pink in the September chill, spat, “Allana, it was your people that killed everyone in New York.”

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Viewpoint: Martian metropolis

BY ARUN NAGPAL AND CAUE BORLINA

If we are to ever really explore our solar system, Mars is the place to start.

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Viewpoint: MSM policy education and sponsor drive

BY SAMANTHA REA

This Wednesday, from 2 to 8 p.m. in the Pendleton Room of the Michigan Union, Blood Drives United is hosting a sponsor blood drive. The aim of this blood drive is to create an inclusive space, raise awareness and educate the community.

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Visual Viewpoint: What Americans really think about immigration reform

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BY DANIEL KARR

The public, Congress, and the business community backs immigration reform. Even the widely criticized policy in Obama’s executive action has public approval. Immigration reform clearly falls in the center of the political spectrum, and if the newly GOP-controlled Congress wants to keep its promise to break gridlock, this would be a great place to start.

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Visual Viewpoint: A taxing education

BY ALEXA BORROMEO

For reasons from relieving transitional anxiety, to having the knowledge to help apply for financial aid, to simply having the awareness of where one's money is going, it is important for students to learn how to succeed outside of the classroom in practical ways — and for the University to better furnish that knowledge.

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Viewpoint: In defense of 'common sense'

BY G.S. SURI

If we glorify the death of “outsiders” and do not acknowledge the political and real world ramifications of film, then it would be as if actions do not have consequences.

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