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    The Dark Side of PETA

    By Ryan Ricks Here’s a question: when you think of an organization that supports animal rights and veganism, an organization that fights against animal cruelty, which organization do you think of? Chances are you thought of PETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. This organization is one of the largest and most popular […]

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    4 Albums Out Now That You Should Listen To

    By Keegan Priest Crushing Julia Jacklin A- Break-up records aren’t uncommon. If anything you’ve heard this record a million times in different variations. But there’s something about Australian songwriter Julia Jacklin’s ability to lay herself down so vulnerably throughout every track of this album. In an interview with Dork magazine, Jacklin says “There are so […]

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    MARVEL-ous Movies

    By Mary Rozembajgier The start of the new year means the start of another year of fantastic Marvel movies, with 2019 being a big year for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Not only will we finally see the true impact of Thanos’s fatal snap, but 2019 brings the start of a new phase. From the […]

The Dark Side of PETA

By Ryan Ricks Here’s a question: when you think of an organization that supports animal rights and veganism, an organization that fights against animal cruelty, which organization do you think of? Chances are you thought of PETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. This organization is one of the largest and most popular […]

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  • 4 Albums Out Now That You Should Listen To

    By Keegan Priest Crushing Julia Jacklin A- Break-up records aren’t uncommon. If anything you’ve heard this record a million times in different variations. But there’s something about Australian songwriter Julia Jacklin’s ability to lay herself down so vulnerably throughout every track of this album. In an interview with Dork magazine, Jacklin says “There are so […]

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  • 2020: Looking Ahead

    By Sarah Naidu With the 2020 presidential race on the rise, several candidates have announced their bid. Here are the names that you should know: Andrew Yang, Democrat “Humanity First” Yang served as the CEO for a test preparation company and then went on to start Venture for America, a non-profit focused on creating economic […]

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  • Bohemian Rhapsody: 3 J-Term Experiences

    By Celina Kaur During J-Term, three different classes went to the AMC Theatres to see the movie Bohemian Rhapsody. The “History of Rock and Roll” J-term class went to see the movie to observe how the band, Queen, incorporated different ideas and mixed genres to produce their music. In the movie, there is a scene […]

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  • Black History Month

    By Grace Rozembajgier This year for Black History Month, The UPost had the privilege of speaking with Black Affinity Members, sophomore Austin Clark and freshman Zoe McMullen. Below are their thoughts about Black Affinity at University and their perspectives on Black History Month.   Austin: On Black Affinity – “So a big thing that we […]

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  • MARVEL-ous Movies

    By Mary Rozembajgier The start of the new year means the start of another year of fantastic Marvel movies, with 2019 being a big year for the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Not only will we finally see the true impact of Thanos’s fatal snap, but 2019 brings the start of a new phase. From the […]

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  • Trump Administration to Redefine Gender

    By Karen Wang According to The New York Times, members of the Trump administration are considering re-defining sex as a “biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth.” The move is in direct contrast to an Obama-era policy of loosely defining sex to also encompass an individual’s personal identity, not determined by sex designation at […]

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  • Dear Hank: Answers 2

    “I am worried about managing my AP classes and J-Term. Will there be enough time to keep up with everything and keep my GPA high?” Don’t worry! You’ll find yourself having enough time to manage the coursework from your AP classes and the work from your J-Term. If you feel like you’re having trouble managing […]

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  • Political Divineness and Identity Politics

    By Ryan Ricks As this article is being written and developed, America has just been released from its longest government shutdown to date, lasting longer than the previously held record of 3 weeks. One of the main reasons for this complete lack of agreement is the increasing divisiveness of the political parties and the rising […]

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