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Softer, expressive punk in the Trump era

Left-leaning artists have declared war on the Trump administration—through their music. Punk rock, in particular, has become more politically expressive in the months following the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Pop-punk bands in the 90s generally focused on themes of emotion and inner-expression. Today, we see a slight shift in tone. It’s a shift that…

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IU Senior Relates to Michael Brown Sr.’s Story

Michael Brown Sr., whose unarmed son died in a police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014, spoke at “The Social Justice Seminar: Confronting Racism and Healing Our Communities,” on Wednesday night at the Indiana Memorial Union. In the audience, a cross-legged Hispanic girl sat to hear a story that was all too familiar. Bella Chavez, an…

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Women in Business Host Keynote Speaker at Kelley

Situated in a lecture room at Hodge Hall, home of the Kelley School of Business, a woman addressed a small crowd of budding businesspeople, arrayed in short-sleeve tops and skirts. The name of the speaker was Tiffany Olson, president of Nuclear Pharmacy Services at Cardinal Health. Olson served as the keynote speaker at “React to…

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Flint Residents Sue the EPA for $700 Million

In Flint, Mich., levels of lead in the water supply have fallen but remain above the federal limit. Residents of the city are outraged and demand justice. More than 1500 Flint residents have filed a class-action lawsuit against the EPA, citing an act of negligence. They demand over $700 million for the federal agency’s alleged…