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US arms sales to Libya and Nigeria are wrong

By Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

May 21, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Announcements of American government willingness to sell arms to two questionable clients — one of three governments claiming legitimacy in war-torn Libya and the corrupt and incompetent military of Nigeria — raise serious q...

Key to ending campus sexual assaults is transparency

By Kirsten Gillibrand and Kelly Ayotte, CQ-Roll Call

April 14, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

Choosing a college is an important decision.Each year, students spend dozens of hours discussing with their parents, teachers, counselors and coaches where they would like to spend the next few years of their lives. They pore over sta...

Like the Oscars, #PhilosophySoWhite

By Myisha Cherry and Eric Schwitzgebel, Los Angeles Times

March 8, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Academic philosophy in the United States has a diversity problem.No other discipline of comparable size in the humanities is as gender-skewed as philosophy. Women still receive only about 28 percent of philosophy Ph.Ds in the United State...

Iran, world powers reach landmark nuclear agreement

By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau

July 14, 2015

Filed under News

Negotiators from Iran, the U.S. and five other world powers have reached agreement on a landmark deal to curb Iran's nuclear program, diplomats here announced Tuesday.The agreement, one of the most consequential and controversial int...

SIU thrower attempting to make Rio 2016 Olympics

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 15, 2015

Filed under Sports, Track Cross Country

The International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) set the entry standards for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Tuesday. Junior thrower Josh Freeman posted on Facebook that he would attempt to make the United States roster f...

Column: Hockey next in line for women’s sports in America

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

April 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Sports

A new women’s hockey league was announced on March 26 and will place four teams in the northeast United States.The National Women’s Hockey League will consist of the Boston Pride, Buffalo Beauts, Connecticut Whale and New York R...

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