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Defunding Planned Parenthood causes set backs for women’s health

Defunding Planned Parenthood causes set backs for women’s health

Danielle Harris

January 22, 2017

For more than 100 years, Planned Parenthood has provided American women access to affordable family planning services including STD/STI testing, sex education and birth control. Read More »...

Obama presidency ends strong

Obama presidency ends strong

Saad Ahmed

January 22, 2017

As the second term of the first African-American President of the United States comes to an end, we reflect on what may arguably be one of the most consequential presidencies in a generation. Read More »...

Meryl Streep does not speak for marginalized communities

Meryl Streep does not speak for marginalized communities

Amber Colón

January 16, 2017

Without even mentioning his name, Meryl Streep turned the attention away from the glitz and glamour of the Golden Globes Award ceremony to speak out against President-elect Donald Trump’s repetitive use of abusive language and behavior. Read More »...

DREAMers’ future unknown, action must happen now

DREAMers’ future unknown, action must happen now

Yazmin Dominguez

January 16, 2017

DePaul considers itself a follower of Vincentian values. During orientation, the very beginning of a student’s academic career, we are taught the question  “what must be done?” Read More »...

Fact vs. Fiction: False news presents threat to democracy

Fact vs. Fiction: False news presents threat to democracy

Yazmin Dominguez

January 9, 2017

An unexpected president-elect was not the only result of the presidential election. Read More »...

#NoDAPL is out of limelight but the battle is far from over

#NoDAPL is out of limelight but the battle is far from over

Cody Corrall

January 9, 2017

On Dec. 4, 2016, the water protectors at Standing Rock rejoiced when the Department of the Army announced that the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL) would not continue in its original path towards the Mississippi River. Read More »...

Solidarity with Standing Rock

Amber Colón

November 7, 2016

Over one million Facebook users have checked into Standing Rock Indian Reservation page since last Sunday night after a post about protesting the construction of the $3.7 billion Dakota Access Pipeline went viral. Read More »...

DePaul cites Vincentian values in rejection of DCR’s poster

DePaul cites Vincentian values in rejection of DCR’s poster

Gracie Fleming

November 7, 2016

The censorship debate on DePaul’s campus continues as a poster designed by the DePaul College Republicans (DCRs) was denied by the administration. Read More »...

The power of the House and Senate

The power of the House and Senate

Diamaris Martino

November 6, 2016

The presidential election is only one day away. Read More »

The newest face of CoverBoy breaks the mold

The newest face of CoverBoy breaks the mold

Donyae Lewis

October 23, 2016

Easy, breezy, beautiful, CoverBoy. Read More »...

The Laquan McDonald Act: a milestone

The Laquan McDonald Act: a milestone

Yazmin Dominguez

October 23, 2016

The black community in Chicago has had enough. Last Thursday, Oct. 20, marked the two-year anniversary of Laquan McDonald’s death at the hands of the Chicago Police Department (CPD) officer Jason Van Dyke. Read More »...

Sexual assault training should be extended to all undergraduate students

Sexual assault training should be extended to all undergraduate students

Yazmin Dominguez

September 26, 2016

Before going to his first day of college classes, DePaul freshman Lavonn Ackerman took the required 90-minute online sexual and relationship violence education module, Haven, in his bedroom while also playing some music from his laptop. Read More »...

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