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Political Focus: ISIS

Melissa Deatsch, Political Columnist

September 27, 2016

As promised in the Political Focus on the aftermath of Sept. 11, this edition of Political Focus will take a look at the biggest terror threat the United States faces today: ISIS. Sept. 19 saw three attacks on American soi...

Media coverage of sexual assault in the face of the Stanford rape case

Cheyanne Kramer, web editor

June 13, 2016

According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, one in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college. More than 90% of sexual assault victims do not report the crime to authorities.I wonder if part...

Former Oakland basketball player Bellin injured in Brussels bombings

Sam Schlenner

March 22, 2016

Among the injured of Tuesday's Brussels bombings was former Oakland men's basketball player Sebastian "Seb" Bellin.CNN published quotes from Bellin's wife Sara saying that Sebastian's lower body was severely damaged."He was rushed to a local hospital," an Oakland news release said.The attacks "killed at lea...

Take your mental health seriously

By Editors

November 12, 2013

During his term as President, George W. Bush signed into law the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act.The act means health care providers would have to provide the same level of coverage for those with mental health ord...

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