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Editorial: We support the Post-Gazette’s byline strike

Editorial: We support the Post-Gazette’s byline strike

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 20, 2019

For a while now, there has been an uneasy, seemingly hostile relationship between journalists at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the newspaper’s higher-ups.

Editorial: Chick-fil-A could do more

Editorial: Chick-fil-A could do more

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 19, 2019

Chick-fil-A could also do more if they want to show support for the LGBTQ+ community, such as donating to charities that actively support this group.

Editorial: Penn State’s fraternity report card is a step forward, other universities must participate

Editorial: Penn State’s fraternity report card is a step forward, other universities must participate

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 18, 2019

The colleges that did not provide data are failing the safety of their students, and possibly other students nationally.

Editorial: Remove menstrual product taxes

Editorial: Remove menstrual product taxes

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

November 17, 2019

Taxing them as if they are a choice is inherently discriminatory and dangerous. Pennsylvania — along with all other states — should cut the tax.

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.

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