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Mail-order spouses puzzle

February 18, 2011

By KILEY FISHER Featured Columnist We live in an age of unprecedented material opportunity, where we can import whatever we want from all corners of the globe. While some bemoan the perils of our rampant consumerism, I’d...

PATRIOT Act reveals Republican hypocrisy

February 18, 2011

By ALEX SPROVERI Featured Columnist After airplanes smashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on 9/11, the balance of national security and civil liberties drastically changed. Waves of legislation sacrificing...

Letter to the editor: we need to move forward

February 18, 2011

I hope to be blunt: I have to believe that there is a better use of Allegheny’s time. My name is Fiona. I am the queer leader of Queers and Allies at this school. Coupled with the fact that I am an Environmental Science major,...

Editorial 2-18

February 18, 2011

On Sunday, The Campus heard that a possible hate crime had taken place on campus the Friday night before.  Although we tried to pursue it that day and were able to speak to members of Queers and Allies and Pride Alliance, none...

Journals from Tahrir Square

Journals from Tahrir Square

February 18, 2011

Columnist reflects on CPAC

February 18, 2011

By DAVE KLEPPICK Featured Columnist Politics can be very exciting but also very boring. Most of our generation hates politics because of the boring side without giving the exciting side a chance. Information on policy is...

What’s wrong with Obama’s “right now” rhetoric?

February 11, 2011

It’s always tough to implement an overarching idea immediately in our culture, especially in our national government. Many times we see politicians taking the stage promising the American public a monumental change immediately. It’s...

Honest brutality trumps laughable civility

February 4, 2011

By KATIE McHUGH [email protected] When Allegheny College created a National Civility Award after hearing President Obama tell the two heads of the Washington hydra to cooperate, I had to laugh. Yeah, let’s give polit...

Two-party system disappoints

February 3, 2011

By WILLIAM TRUE [email protected] I have a problem with the American political system. It’s not the size of government, nor the ridiculous amount of time it takes to get anything done. To paraphrase a quote from Hamlet, someth...

GOP options in 2012: Can they beat Obama?

February 3, 2011

By DAVE KLEPPICK [email protected] The President gave his State of the Union address last Tuesday after an incredible eulogy for the victims in Arizona the week before.   As a Republican, I was extremely frustrated.  Not ...

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