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Fighting Rape Discrimination with Title IX

Lexie Tyson

December 6, 2013

University students are showing college administrations that dismissiveness of rape is not only wrong but also illegal. Their weapon of choice? "Title IX. ":http://www.titleix.info/History/History-Overview.aspx Many know Title IX’s relation to women’s ...

No, the Pro-Choice Movement is Not Like the Nazi Party

Allison Butler

November 12, 2013

Andy Wallin, in his November 6 "Eagle opinion piece":http://www.theeagleonline.com/article/2013/11/anti-abortion-debate-deserves-a-spot-on-campus about the abortion debate on AU’s campus, is one hundred percent right about the b...

Helping Heroin Users Get Clean: DC's Innovative Harm Reduction Policies

Jared Angle

December 6, 2012

A shift away from injection heroin use and the efforts of needle exchange operations in Washington, DC, have contributed to a decrease in the number of new HIV infections in the second half of the 2000s. But at the Kolmac Cl...

Rebellious Recreation – Drugs, Alcohol and Activism

Richard Phillips

April 13, 2010

Marijuana is a gateway drug. Drugs will fry your brain like an egg. If you take ecstasy once, you could die. Scared yet? If you paid attention in high school, these are just a few of the lessons you should remember. They ar...

Foster Care: Future Without Funding

Becky Sotello

November 16, 2009

In a country deep in recession and buried in two wars, half a million children are without stable homes and adequate education programs. They have been largely ignored. Read More »...