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Companies’ Convictions Cause Controversy

Lorna Kruesel, Staff Writer

February 7, 2020

Chick-fil-A, a company whose owner, Samuel Truett Cathy, held extremely homophobic beliefs, is still able to bring in massive revenue each year. In 2010, Cathy donated a total of $1.9 million to numerous anti-same-sex marriage foundations. One of those foundations was Exodus International, an organization t...

Sam Gittleman ’16 travels to AIPAC

Gittleman and his friend AJ Yablonski take a picture with Minnesota Senator Amy Klobahar

John Miller, Sci-Tech Editor

March 19, 2015

“My friend was called both a baby killer and a Nazi.” Sam Gittleman ‘16 is proud of his Jewish identity and is a staunch supporter of Israel. During the first three days of March, he attended the annual AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C. While there, he got to hear many speakers, but wa...

Re-examining the gender-neutral bathroom controversy

Annelise Ellingboe, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2013

According to sophomore Ellie Walker, “People have a right to pee in peace.” Another anonymous member of the class of ’16 disagreed: “I don’t understand the need for them… If [you’re a boy] use the Men’s and if [you’re a girl] use the Women’s.” These comments were in reference to...

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