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Editorial: Top 10 things faster than the Iowa Caucus results

Students await the opening of the newly reopened Chick-fil-A.

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

Carl Voss, chair of Des Moines' 55th precinct, displays the phone app he used to view Iowa caucus results, at the Iowa Democratic Party headquarters, Feb. 4, in Des Moines, Iowa.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 5, 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

Maggie and Stella’s should run a Super Bowl commercial even though nobody asked them to.

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

Maury High School in Norfolk, Virginia.

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.

Editorial: More diverse representation needed in climate movement

The climate march in Pittsburgh fills the street outside the City-County Building in September 2019.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 26, 2020

An Associated Press photo of four climate activists went viral over the weekend. The reason? All the girls pictured were white, though if you look closely, you can see Vanessa Nakate, a Ugandan climate activist, cropped out of the photo. The photo — which included activists Greta Thunberg, Louki...

Editorial: Top 10 reasons not to leave your house

There are countless reasons to skip class and stay home.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 23, 2020

These are our top 10 reasons not to leave your house. Thank us later.

Editorial: NYT double endorsement is a cop-out

The New York Times Building in New York City.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 22, 2020

Where The New York Times evidently see this double endorsement as a revolutionary move, it’s nothing short of a cop-out that misses the point of an endorsement entirely.

Editorial: Top 10 Pitt establishments that need a TikTok

The library could be a perfect place to create some fun new viral content.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 16, 2020

The Steelers have a TikTok and so do the Pirates — both notably haven’t won a game in like seven years. The Pittsburgh Penguins have, but they don’t have a TikTok. Come to think of it, maybe it’s a kind of superstition.

Editorial: Pitt is wasting its money on union battles

Pitt spent more than a million dollars over a 12-month period to battle against graduate students’ and faculty’s unionization efforts.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 15, 2020

The battle between Pitt and its graduate students’ and faculty’s unionization efforts has evidently come at a cost — one of just more than a million dollars.

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