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Editorial: Allegheny County endorses Heather Kass, neglects more progressive candidates

Editorial: Allegheny County endorses Heather Kass, neglects more progressive candidates

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 18, 2020

The ACDC’s endorsement of Kass is a poor decision because her views are not reflective of the larger Democratic party and her receiving the endorsement will not unify Democrats in the region.

Editorial: Eliminating fracking: Lamb is out of line

Editorial: Eliminating fracking: Lamb is out of line

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 16, 2020

Lamb faced scrutiny on Friday after tweeting Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., and calling for Democrats to unite against the proposal.

Editorial: Top 10 Pitt locations for a Valentine’s Day date

Editorial: Top 10 Pitt locations for a Valentine’s Day date

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 13, 2020

The Pitt News Editorial Board has a few suggestions for you and your lover this Valentine’s Day. And if you’re single, just take yourself on a date to one of these locations.

Editorial: Medical marijuana use should not impact housing assistance decisions

Editorial: Medical marijuana use should not impact housing assistance decisions

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 12, 2020

The fact that an individual can be denied housing when they would otherwise be eligible is ridiculous, and the use of medical marijuana should not be considered when determining if a person qualifies for Section 8 housing.

Editorial: Inflated tampon prices in prison reflect a larger issue

Editorial: Inflated tampon prices in prison reflect a larger issue

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 9, 2020

While the price of tampons is an important issue and a severe injustice to women in the prison system, it is not the only issue — or the most urgent — that women are faced with.

Editorial: Top 10 things faster than the Iowa Caucus results

Editorial: Top 10 things faster than the Iowa Caucus results

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 6, 2020

These are the top 10 things that are going to arrive faster than the caucus results.

Editorial: Iowa failure shows a lack of concern for voters

Editorial: Iowa failure shows a lack of concern for voters

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 4, 2020

The app should have had more rigorous stress testing done on it before its use, as this debacle communicates a lack of concern for Iowan voters on behalf of the state Democratic Party.

Editorial: PETA, stay in your lane

Editorial: PETA, stay in your lane

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 2, 2020

PETA has a history of controversial takes, and while the organization does a lot of important work, it’s extremely problematic to put animal rights on the same level as human rights.

Editorial: Top 10 places in Oakland that deserve a Super Bowl commercial

Editorial: Top 10 places in Oakland that deserve a Super Bowl commercial

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 30, 2020

These are the top 10 establishments in Oakland that totally deserve a Super Bowl commercial. 

Editorial: We support high school journalists

Editorial: We support high school journalists

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 29, 2020

These students — young journalists — are providing a tremendously important service to their schools for which they aren’t given proper credit.

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