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Satire | Dispatches from a South Oakland dog

Columnist Anne-Marie Yurik poses with her dog, Texas Ted.

By Anne Marie Yurik, Staff Columnist

September 13, 2020

Read about the South Oakland adventures of your soon-to-be favorite 12-pound pooch, Ted, as he takes on the mean streets of Pittsburgh.

Opinion | Charlie Hebdo should remind us the value of free speech

A man raises a

By Aidan Segal, Staff Columnist

September 9, 2020

For Americans, the attack on Charlie Hebdo should serve as a reminder of the importance of the First Amendment in a time where it is being heavily scrutinized.

Opinion | The pandemic is stealing our time, let’s get it back

Opinion | The pandemic is stealing our time, let’s get it back

By Julia Kreutzer, Senior Staff Columnist

September 8, 2020

In order to take back our months, weeks, days and hours, we can commit to making simple, yet impactful changes that make our time cherishable.

Opinion | COVID-19 provides a much-needed push outdoors for Americans

Students gather on the lawn outside of the Frick Fine Arts building.

By Dalia Maeroff, Staff Columnist

September 8, 2020

By getting outside, the younger generation is contributing to what soon will be a healthier and happier society.

Opinion | The 2020 election is a test that swing voters can’t afford to fail

Opinion | The 2020 election is a test that swing voters can’t afford to fail

By Alison Sivitz, Staff Columnist

September 6, 2020

Young swing voters will play a vital role in determining the outcome of the presidential election, and we can’t afford to selfishly fumble that responsibility.

Opinion | The Republicans need a long-term plan

United States President Donald Trump holds a news briefing at the White House on Aug. 4 in Washington, D.C.

By Michael Clifford, Staff Columnist

September 3, 2020

The Republican Party needs a vision for their party’s direction after the Trump presidency ends.

Satire | September Horoscopes

Satire | September Horoscopes

By Paige Lawler, Assistant Opinions Editor

September 3, 2020

Are you curious about what’s written in the stars for you this month? Well then, you’re in luck!

Satire | Top 10 ways to have fun outdoors

Geese and pigeons can be seen around campus and in Schenley park.

By Alex Dolinger, Staff Columnist

September 3, 2020

t’s been a while since a lot of us have played outside, so it’s easy to be unsure what to do.

Opinion | End the stigma against COVID-19 patients

Opinion | End the stigma against COVID-19 patients

By Ana Altchek, Staff Columnist

September 2, 2020

We can’t assume all COVID-19 patients wound up with the virus because of irresponsible behavior. Attaching this kind of stigma to COVID-19 patients only worsens the experience for those suffering with the sickness.

Opinion | The RNC tops the DNC despite prevalent flaws

President Donald Trump delivers his acceptance speech for the Republican presidential nomination on the South Lawn of the White House Thursday.

By Ted Bryant, For The Pitt News

September 2, 2020

The unorthodox virtual Democratic and Republican National conventions have come to an end. The Republicans seem to have come out on top judging from recent polls.

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