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Opinion | Time to execute the death penalty

Opinion | Time to execute the death penalty

By Leah Mensch, Opinions Editor

June 4, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions, Uncategorized

The United States is one of the few developed countries in which the death penalty is still legal in certain places, despite it being an inhumane and outdated form of punishment. The practice is also expensive, irreversible and ineffective when it comes to curbing criminal offenses.

Opinion | The Trump boom can’t last

Opinion | The Trump boom can’t last

By Michael Clifford, For The Pitt News

May 22, 2019


Filed under Columns, Opinions

Mixed economic signals are popping up everywhere that suggest a downturn soon. Given the uncertainty, it would be wise to hold a skeptical outlook for the near future.

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