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ISSUE 118 VOL 20 PUBLISHED 5/13/2005

Opinions

Chipping away rights across state borders

On April 27, the House of Representatives passed a bill which would make it a federal crime for any adult to take a girl 17-years-old or younger across state lines without parental consent to have an abortion.

Nuclear option threatens filibuster

To put it simply, there is no more terrifying and imminent threat to democracy in the United States than the so-called nuclear option.

Relavatism runs rampant

Since beginning school here nearly nine months ago, I've had a number of opportunities to talk with my fellow students about the views they hold.

The importance of relaxation

This is a busy time of year at St. Olaf.

Blair rebounds, wastes potential

Parliamentary elections were held in Britain last week. They resulted in another victory for current Prime Minister Tony Blair, who retained his position with a slim majority of the vote.

Mess Poll
How do you feel about the recent news of a tuition increase?
This is news to me.
I am a senior. Thank god.
I'd feel better about it if a more adequate explanation was provided.
It's routine and expected. What gives?
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