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Stella McCartney brings style (and ethics) into the fashion industry

Alexa Caccamo, Copy Editor

September 25, 2018

Filed under Life, Opinion

Ethics are a set of principles that guide the individual through life by determining what is right and what is wrong, based on their own of values and morals. It is a set of principles that aid in the governing of our behavio...

Political Focus: Trump impeachment process nearly began late last year, according to interviews

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Rod J. Rosenstein is not a name you would be familiar with if you are an average follower of politics. The deputy attorney general has been in the shadow of James Comey and Robert Mueller for most of his career in the White Hous...

OPINION: SCOTUS 101: A Primer for the Era of Hostility

Isaac Martin, Contributor

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

“The way it was was right. The way it is is wrong.” Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Supreme Court (SCOTUS) confirmations The Notorious RBG has perhaps never uttered a truer nor more ironic statement in all her days on the court....

“The way it was was right. The way it is is wrong.”

Isaac Martin, Contributor

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The Notorious RBG has perhaps never uttered a truer nor more ironic statement in all her days on the court. The hullabaloo and hyperbole surrounding Judge Brett Kavanaugh's hearings have reached mythic proportions. A sitting sena...

Political Focus: Independent investigation reports thousands of savable lives after hurricane Maria, despite Trump’s claims of slander

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In this week’s whirlwind of political news, President Trump leveled his harshest criticisms in some time at an independent study of hurricane Maria’s death tolls. Trump claimed through his Twitter account that “3,000 people d...

Political Focus: Shooting victim Botham Jean slandered after marijuana found in his apartment postmortem

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

A black man named Botham Jean was murdered in his home by off-duty police officer Amber Guyger on the evening of Sept. 6. The off-duty officer apparently mistook Jean’s apartment for her own and fatally shot Jean in the dark a...

Bojack Horseman’s new season shows characters lowest points

Patrick Sullivan, Web Editor

September 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Warning: Spoilers for all of Bojack Horseman are in this review! “How many psychiatrists does it take to screw in a lightbulb? Just one, but the lightbulb has to want to change.” This one off joke from season three of ...

Staff editorial: Construction sucks but it’ll be worth it

AuJenee Hirsch, Laurel Kraus, Patrick Sullivan, Trevor Tyle and Katarina Kovac, The Oakland Post Editors

September 11, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Dear readers, Recently on our travels around Oakland University, we've heard—and uttered—many complaints about the construction. Well, we're here to tell you: yes, it sucks, but it will be worth it. We know what you're...

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