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Secular Humanist group attends Reason Rally in D.C.

» BRYAN TIDWELL Last week I was lucky enough to travel with a group of APSU students and several citizens from the local community to participate in the Reason Rally. With official attendance estimates upwards of 10,000, the Reason Rally was easily the largest secular event in history. On Saturday, ...

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Healthcare bill small sacrifice for Americans

» ronniesia reed – rreed24@my.apsu.edu Health insurance is something every American should have. In some cases it can be hard to obtain health insurance, and who really wants to pay those medical bills on their own? In March 2010, President Obama’s healthcare reform bill was passed by Congress. The Affordable ...

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CDC ads clear air for smokers

» patrick pierce – ppierce3@my.apsu.edu I’ve been surrounded by smoking all my life, yet have never partaken in smoking myself. My dad was a heavy smoker for many years, but last Christmas he offered the greatest Christmas present one could give to his family — to stop smoking entirely. He ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

» kathleen dehring It is spring here in Tennessee and APSU, with all of its flowers exploding with color and beauty, is unequaled, in my opinion, by the several other schools I have seen on my travels around the south. Yet, for two days running in the free speech zone, ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

The Gay Straight Alliance would like to thank The All State and APSU for their work toward creating a diverse, safe and welcoming campus for all students. We also appreciate the opportunity to respond to Joseph Johnson’s letter in an issue of The All State. Jess and I understand the ...

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Weapon policy leaves students ‘declawed’

» Andy wolf – awolf@my.apsu.edu Here comes the cavalry — too little, too late. In light of recent violent crimes committed on campus and the surrounding area, an interesting question has continually been raised: “Where were the police?” As both a friend of law enforcement and an aspiring police officer, ...

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