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Animal rights conference calls for intersectional activism

By EILIS DONOHUE – 6 years ago

courtesy of Vassar Animal Rights Coalition Vassar has a long history of student activism, a history perpetuated by organizations like the Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC). By bringing prominent activists…

Protesting professor faces charges

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 7 years ago

Adjunct professor of Earth Science and Geography Cindy Gorn currently faces two misdemeanor charges in New York Criminal Court stemming from alleged actions at a Dec. 13 protest on the…

Students demand College accountability

By PALAK PATEL AND RHYS JOHNSON – 7 years ago

On January 26, a letter was disseminated to the campus community via email which called for a major change in the upper levels of administration at Vassar. The letter, authored…

Outside the Bubble 10/9/14

By LISA JE – 7 years ago

Protests Erupt in Hong Kong of Democracy In recent weeks, wearing yellow on college campuses has become a sign of support for Hong Kong’s protesting for democracy from mainland China.…

Supreme Court case spurs protest

By MARIE SOLIS & MEAGHAN HUGHES – 8 years ago

On March 25, 2014, the Supreme Court heard two landmark cases, Sebelius vs. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. and Sebelius vs. Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp, regarding religious freedom and women’s health.…

On Feb. 28, WBC likely to conduct lethargic protest

By APRIL LEVINS – 9 years ago

According to their website, the Westboro Baptist Church has picketed the “mean streets of doomed america [sic]” for 1,130 weeks and have cumulatively lost exactly 0 nanoseconds of sleep over…