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Opinion | Reflecting on pretty privilege

Opinion | Reflecting on pretty privilege

By Anna Fischer, Senior Staff Columnist October 16, 2022
The immense value placed on “being pretty” is what made changes in what constitutes “pretty” so terrifying.
Editorial | Activism should help a cause, not just a grab for headlines

Editorial | Activism should help a cause, not just a grab for headlines

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 16, 2022
Donald Trump’s worst nightmare came true for one of the world’s most infamous paintings last week.
Opinion | Book banning is a way to control how we conceive identity

Opinion | Book banning is a way to control how we conceive identity

By Ebonee Rice-Nguyen, Senior Staff Columnist October 13, 2022
Book banning prevents children from forming their own identities while also maintaining how we view identity.
Alex Jones speaks to a crowd.

Editorial | There needs to be a limit on hate speech

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 13, 2022
There should be stronger restrictions on hate speech because it allows people to continue to spread hateful language because it is protected.
Opinion | Hollywood needs to stop making biopics

Opinion | Hollywood needs to stop making biopics

By Jameson Keebler, Staff Columnist October 13, 2022
Hollywood should stop making biopics because they either sanitize or exploit the real people that they portray.
Opinion | Group work doesn’t work

Opinion | Group work doesn’t work

By Harsh Hiwase, Senior Staff Columnist October 13, 2022
Columnist Harsh Hiwase argues that group assignments in college punish hard workers with lifting the burden of poor performers.
Children look through car windows as they and other refugees from the Kharkov Region of Ukraine arrive at a temporary camp in Belgorod, Russia.

Opinion | After the Ukraine War, Europe owes the U.S. a commitment to democracy

By Paul Beer, Staff Columnist October 12, 2022
President Joe Biden needs to negotiate with Europe on how to better preserve democracy across the continent.
Opinion | The body positivity movement is for all sizes, but not for smaller sizes to take over

Opinion | The body positivity movement is for all sizes, but not for smaller sizes to take over

By Livia LaMarca, Senior Staff Columnist October 11, 2022
While the movement is for all shapes and sizes, its purpose is to empower fat people and foster equality among sizes.
Pigeons on the field of Acrisure Stadium Saturday evening.

Editorial | Takeaways from the Pittsburgh Pigeons football game

By The Pitt News Editorial Board October 10, 2022
The pigeons on the field during the homecoming game played even better than the Panthers.
Opinion | Stop pretending American media is objective about the Middle East

Opinion | Stop pretending American media is objective about the Middle East

By Sofia Uriagereka-Herburger, Staff Columnist October 9, 2022
There are glaring issues with bestowing absolute authority on infamous, large-circulation U.S. media publications, when grassroots reporting can be just as respectable.
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