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Tackling respectability politics

As a Black womyn, on a journey to being liberated in all aspects and “gainfully employed” in academia (as my close friend Jah would say), I find myself wrestling with what is appropriate for me to write, share and retweet on my personal social media accounts. As an active Twitter user since 2009, I’ve tweeted […]

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Obstructionism harming U.S.

Back in February, when Justice of the Supreme Court Antonin Scalia suddenly passed away, one of the first promises to come out of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s mouth was not the promise to help the country’s highest court to stay complete, not the promise to critically evaluate any Justice President Obama should nominate, but […]

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Get the fries you deserve

It’s a new school year and Wooster has welcomed us back with open arms. Almost everything is the same here at our beloved college. Everything except the fries at Mom’s. Now you may be wondering, amidst all the chaos that is the year 2016, why focus on the fries? I challenge you, skeptical reader, to […]

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Dissecting the impact of Donald Trump’s volatile hatred

With each and every election, politicians and political commentators compare the policies of their political opponents to those of past politicians. Unfortunately, this year, we are seeing many comparisons made to that of infamous dictator and mass murderer Adolf Hitler. History classes around the world have discussed how a democratic system fell prey to a […]

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Staff Editorial

To preserve free speech on our campus, the staff of The Wooster Voice would like to bring to the attention of the faculty, staff, administration and student body the need for an impartial group to which individuals can appeal when their art or published materials are found to be in violation of a campus policy. […]

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Homework with the Gilmore Girls

Over the summer I developed an addiction, and an unhealthy one at that. This particular form of addiction is one that I would bet most people our age face. In my case, this addiction was a colossal waste of time and productive energy. That’s right, I’m talking about Netflix addiction. In my particular case, I […]

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