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Letter to the Editor: Commutes Students Association offers home to all CWRU students

August 27, 2010
Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

As expected, the moving in period for Case Western Reserve University students has been hectic and various campus-run organizations have already begun pestering them to become more involved in campus activities. While most of these clubs are well run and worth students’ attention, it is understandable...

Editorial: Student body, SEC ready to move on

August 27, 2010
Filed under Editorial, Opinion

The restorative properties of summer break deserve a medal. After a tumultuous spring semester, the new leadership just coming into power on the Student Executive Council (SEC) seems ready to move past the perceived wrongs of last year’s SEC. Dominated by extreme personalities, previous SEC boards...

Spreading the wealth

Spreading the wealth

Tiffany Oliver, Staff Reporter
August 27, 2010
Filed under Columns, Opinion

Over the summer, I reconsidered some of my political positions, particularly the redistribution of wealth and the progressive tax scale. I used to adamantly oppose a system that sought to force the wealthy to pay a greater portion in taxes than less fortunate Americans, but President Obama, the Democratic-controlled...

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