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Flint’s water crisis still isn’t solved, government failing

Gia Opsahl, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Thomas Jefferson famously believed "the first duty of government is the protection of life, not its destruction. Abandon that, and you have abandoned all." He would be deeply saddened by how untrue that is in our governmen...

Islamophobia prevents the west from helping desperate refugees

PHIL JOSEPH, Channels Staff

February 15, 2016

Widespread Islamophobia is making American and European governments ignore the greatest human rights debacle of the 21st century: the Syrian Refugee Crisis. Half of Syria’s pre-war population has either been killed or displaced. Over 4.5 million refugees have fled war zone...

New Student Trustee embraces role as campus leader

Giulia De Paoli, Channels Staff

December 2, 2013

A few years ago Cristian Alvarez was the kind of guy who didn’t know anybody and sat in the back of the classroom, now he is the new Student Trustee and one of the leaders of the Associated Student Senate. The Student T...

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