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Opinion | Tumblr’s porn ban hurts sex workers

Opinion | Tumblr’s porn ban hurts sex workers

By Cammy Morsberger, Staff Columnist

February 26, 2019

By banning NSFW content, Tumblr will inevitably hurt sex workers, adult models and their businesses in the process.

Cartoon: February 27, 2019

Cartoon: February 27, 2019

By Andrew Doyle, Staff Illustrator

February 26, 2019

Opinion | Olympic breakdancing would promote inclusion

Opinion | Olympic breakdancing would promote inclusion

By Delilah Bourque, Senior Staff Columnist

February 25, 2019

The inclusion of break dancing, as well as other nontraditional sports, is an important step towards the goal of keeping the Olympic games modern. The IOC should include break dancing in the Paris 2024 program if it wants to keep the games fresh, relevant and inclusive.

Editorial: Trump’s gag rule unethical, harms women

Editorial: Trump’s gag rule unethical, harms women

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 25, 2019

The federal rule would decrease women’s access to inclusive health care and promote a dangerously edited education of all possible family-planning options.

Opinion | We need to talk about orthorexia

Opinion | We need to talk about orthorexia

By Leah Mensch, Staff Columnist

February 24, 2019

Since orthorexia’s symptoms can be difficult to recognize, opening a conversation about it is vital to helping adults, teenagers and health care providers recognize it at an early stage.

Editorial: Human trafficking is a bigger problem than we’d like to admit

Editorial: Human trafficking is a bigger problem than we’d like to admit

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 24, 2019

Human trafficking is a widespread, serious issue that hits closer to home than expected — including here in western Pennsylvania.

Top 10: Space Force Objectives

Top 10: Space Force Objectives

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 22, 2019

Get in the shuttle, loser, we’re going to make the galaxy great again. As the Space Force blasts off, here are 10 top priorities for the new military branch.

Opinion | Scientifically tested horoscopes

Opinion | Scientifically tested horoscopes

By Allison Dantinne, Senior Staff Columnist

February 21, 2019

These horoscopes have been scientifically tested - rigorously, too.

Editorial: Sanders isn’t the answer for 2020

Editorial: Sanders isn’t the answer for 2020

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 21, 2019

Many Democratic contenders are running on platforms that were heavily influenced by the ideas Sanders supported in 2016. He should allow them to do so and act as their mentor, instead of insisting on carrying on his own legacy.

Opinion | Gillibrand’s ‘Women-Plus’ campaign is exactly what we need right now

Opinion | Gillibrand’s ‘Women-Plus’ campaign is exactly what we need right now

By Devi Ruia, For The Pitt News

February 21, 2019

Her "Women-Plus" campaign could prove to be the perfect strategy for her, and one that the American people need to witness — regardless of whether or not she gets the nomination.

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