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One Dollar, One Vote

Brendan Birth '16, Columnist

April 15, 2014

In past struggles for suffrage, whether it involved African Americans or women or some other oppressed group, one rallying cry has been “one voice, one vote.” With universal suffrage, that is the ideal that the United States...

Scared Straight

Peter Soeller '14, Columnist

April 15, 2014

The LGBT movement witnessed many successes toward progressive equality in the past few years. Slowly, same-sex marriage has become accepted in 17 states, workplace discrimination is being combated, and more people are comfortable...

Breaking Down Pennsylvania’s Medical Marijuana Bill

Jake Agliata ‘14, Columnist

April 15, 2014

On January 15, 2015, Pennsylvania senators Daylin Leach (D-17) and Mike Folmer (R-48) formally introduced the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act (SB 1182) into the state legislature. The bill would remove marijuana as a...

This I Believe…

Kathleen Getaz ‘17, Guest Columnist

April 15, 2014

Anyone who has ever been to camp knows it is a place to play, sing, and be away from home with other kids.  But anyone who has ever worked at a summer camp can tell you it is so much more.  I could list any number of strong...

Letter from the Editor

Matthew Korb '14, Editor-in-Chief

April 15, 2014

“[The Dickinsonian at faculty meetings] would encourage transparency and would bring students closer to a process that may be foreign to them.” -Anonymous Dickinson Student, Buzzocracy post Though I had -in a more i...

The Separation of Church and State

Virginia Cady '15, Columnist

April 15, 2014

I was on twitter the other week and saw a tweet by the Huffington Post about how the Dali Lama “leads the Senate in its opening prayer.” I was amazed, as I had no idea that the Senate opened its sessions with a prayer. My...

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