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We cannot lose our humanity to Trump

Many were shocked as the results of the election rolled in last semester, watching as state by state voted in favor of Donald Trump. There was notable tension in the air on APSU’s campus that Wednesday morning; those who voted against Trump were somber, while his supporters were silent, save ...

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Trump reveals hatred coming from all

Last year, if I asked anyone who they thought would win the election, hardly anyone would have said Trump. Even after the events of the week before the actual election, it simply was not on many people’s minds. Honestly, a year after 2016’s election, I still cannot bring myself to ...

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The movement normalizes those who struggle, not the issues they fight

The web site for the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney diseases defines being overweight or obese as “a person whose weight is higher than what is considered as a normal weight adjusted for height.” According to stateofobesity.org, adult obesity rates in 2016 exceeded 35 percent in five ...

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Being overweight or obese is a health issue, we cannot keep saying it is okay

Everything is lovely in moderation. Parents tell their kids that they cannot watch too much television, and coaches tell players to let their bodies recover after continuous practice. when is the nation going to tell people that even food has its limits when it comes to health? What does it ...

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Spread caution this Halloween

This is Halloween! This is Halloween! It is that time of the year again: the time of year when you carve pumpkins and empty their guts on the plastic bags beside you. This is the time of year where all great things are made, like candy corn and pumpkin spice ...

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Letter To The Editor – Administration cuts philosophy and religion program

Submitted by: Jordy Rocheleau Last week, the APSU administration decided to cut one of the three faculty lines from the Philosophy and Religion program. The position eliminated was that formerly held by Dr. Bert Randall, whose 45 years of service were just celebrated. The position is currently held by temporary instructor ...

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