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SNAP Cuts Local Economies

By: Lyndsey McCallister On February 12th, media outlets reported on a Trump administration plan that would reform the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also ...
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The Promise of Cheaper Prescriptions

By: Matt Issent In the 2018 State of the Union address, President Donald J. Trump stated, “One of my greatest priorities ...
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Our Cartoon President

By: Richard Polley Stephen Colbert released his new show’s pilot, Our Cartoon President on YouTube two nights before the State ...
Jan 2018Past Articles

Amherst Open Government

By: Brian Nowak On January 11th, 2018, the town of Amherst Committee on Open Government met for their first meeting of ...
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GMOs: Salvation for Humanity

By: Maegan Jones GMOs, otherwise known as genetically modified organisms, tend to take the center of attention during discussions about ...
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The “ We can’t afford it” Healthcare Myth

By Alexander Jasinski As Republicans hold private meetings and closed door consolations, the public becomes more worried about the legislation ...
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We Need a Guaranteed Minimum Income

By Brian Nowak The issue of income inequality was a key feature of the 2016 Democratic party primary election. College ...
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How Drug Laws Marginalize and Target People of Color

By: Marco Notaro America’s drug policies have led to an explosion of our nation’s prison system. Largely as a result ...
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A Boy and His Mom

By: Amy Smith My son came out to me when he was 9 years old. While standing in the kitchen ...
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Pillars of My Life

By Umar Azam I don’t really watch the news much anymore because it seems like every time I do, there ...