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Editorial: Trump makes empty promise for “A Plus” emergency relief

Editorial: Trump makes empty promise for “A Plus” emergency relief

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

March 6, 2019

Trump’s inconsistency in responding to disaster relief is unacceptable, and future disaster-affected states deserve the same support he has given Alabama.

Opinion | People deserve to know menstrual product ingredients

Opinion | People deserve to know menstrual product ingredients

By Delilah Bourque, Senior Staff Columnist

March 5, 2019

The FDA must reclassify feminine hygiene products to force manufacturers to label tampons with their ingredients so women can make informed choices.

Cartoon: March 7, 2019

Cartoon: March 7, 2019

By Daniel Spack, Staff Illustrator

March 5, 2019

Opinion | Bust the filibuster

Opinion | Bust the filibuster

By Devi Ruia, For The Pitt News

March 4, 2019

The Senate filibuster isn’t exactly the top issue of the 2020 presidential election. But while it may not be talked about as much as climate change, health care or gun violence, it could be the key to passing legislation regarding these issues.

Editorial: Fox-Trump relationship unethical, dangerous

Editorial: Fox-Trump relationship unethical, dangerous

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

March 4, 2019

The New Yorker article shows an unethical, incredibly alarming relationship between Fox News and the Trump administration.

Opinion | American education system should distance itself from grades

Opinion | American education system should distance itself from grades

By Kelly Loftus, Staff Columnist

March 3, 2019

I believe in educative structure. I believe in academic integrity. But I also believe that somewhere, we went wrong. We, as a society, need to reevaluate our current system of grading in order to institute something more just and constructive

Editorial: Executive order for free speech would do more harm than good

Editorial: Executive order for free speech would do more harm than good

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

March 3, 2019

The executive order is yet another swing and a miss for the Trump administration, as it manages to both fundamentally misunderstand the role of the Constitution and propose a problematic solution.

Top 10: Things Pitt should be matching

Top 10: Things Pitt should be matching

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

March 1, 2019

Pitt will soon match any federal Pell Grant. Here are an additional 10 things that Pitt should match and reimburse.

Opinion | The Forbes Street Market buyer’s guide

Opinion | The Forbes Street Market buyer’s guide

By Allison Dantinne, Senior Staff Columnist

February 28, 2019

Here’s a guide to avoiding Forbes Street Market markups, while still buying the food you want.

Editorial: Don’t ignore Cohen’s testimony

Editorial: Don’t ignore Cohen’s testimony

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 27, 2019

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen’s congressional testimony yesterday is something that deserves the nation’s refocused attention.

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