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Editorial: Top 10 uses for the Downtown sinkhole

Editorial: Top 10 uses for the Downtown sinkhole

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 14, 2019

These are our top 10 uses for the giant hole on Penn Avenue.

Editorial: Harvard Crimson didn’t do anything wrong with ICE

Editorial: Harvard Crimson didn’t do anything wrong with ICE

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 12, 2019

The response from the student body shows a frankly concerning lack of media literacy that must be addressed.

Editorial: Consider level of need before using Prime’s grocery delivery services

Editorial: Consider level of need before using Prime’s grocery delivery services

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 11, 2019

Amazon has been repeatedly accused of treating workers like robots — overworking employees to a point of dangerous exhaustion, while paying them extremely low wages.

Editorial: Pittsburgh voters will be unfairly blamed if parks don’t improve after tax increase

Editorial: Pittsburgh voters will be unfairly blamed if parks don’t improve after tax increase

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 10, 2019

The actual plan for park improvement is vague, and if the new tax doesn’t cultivate change in parks, Pittsburgh voters could be blamed. But they shouldn’t be.

Editorial: Top 10 roads Pitt should close along with Bigelow

Editorial: Top 10 roads Pitt should close along with Bigelow

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 7, 2019

While we’re coming to terms road closure, we thought of 10 streets Pitt should close in addition to Bigelow Boulevard.

Editorial: Katie Hill faces double standard in sex scandal

Editorial: Katie Hill faces double standard in sex scandal

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 7, 2019

The media’s handling of Hill’s photos are a form of victim-blaming that reinforces the double standard surrounding men and women’s expected expressions of sexuality.

Editorial: Talk to your doctor about STDs

Editorial: Talk to your doctor about STDs

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 5, 2019

There are resources safer than relying on the internet — even for those without health insurance.

Editorial: DeVos shouldn’t shy from responsibility for low reading proficiency nationwide

Editorial: DeVos shouldn’t shy from responsibility for low reading proficiency nationwide

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 4, 2019

According to the assessment, two out of three children in the United States don’t meet reading proficiency standards as set by the National Assessment of Educational Progress.

Editorial: The White House doesn’t need Beto, but the U.S. Senate does

Editorial: The White House doesn’t need Beto, but the U.S. Senate does

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 3, 2019

This is where he’s needed most, and with his name now recognized even more widely than in 2018, he might have the momentum to unseat Cruz.

Editorial: Raincoats are superior to umbrellas

Editorial: Raincoats are superior to umbrellas

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

October 31, 2019

Here at The Pitt News, the editorial board prefers the rain jacket and its versatility over the complicated and easily misplaced contraption that is an umbrella.

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