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‘It just made me feel empowered’

‘It just made me feel empowered’

Emma Corry, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019


Filed under Features

Haley Flamion wanted to be president, before an incident in middle school when her classmates told her she couldn’t be. “I want to tell (the kids) that one day it’s possible that we’re going to have a woman president,” the freshman journalism major said. Women’s March Evansville 2019 was held Saturday at t...

College Democrats sit out Women’s March after anti-Semitic comments

College Democrats sit out Women’s March after anti-Semitic comments

Riley Guerzini, Managing Editor

January 18, 2019


Filed under News

The USI College Democrats withdrew from the Saturday’s Women’s March in Evansville due to anti-Semitic comments made by leaders of Women’s March Inc., one of the organizations that grew out of the original march two years ago. The Democratic National Committee also rejected the march along ...

The year of the march

Grace Poynter, Staff Writer

January 31, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Every year for the past 44 years, there has been a profound march of people from all over the United States walking for the right to life, to end abortion, and to defund Planned Parenthood. This is a march that I have respectfully been part of for a couple years. Recently, on January 27th, a record amount o...

Women’s March promotes inclusiveness

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under News

The downtown metro area of Washington D.C. was so crowded that Brandy Small said she couldn’t move. Small, who is in her second year of the Master of Arts in Communication program, along with over 470,000 people according to The New York Times convened in Washington to participate in the Women’...

Marching out hate

Megan Thorne, Chief Photographer

January 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Saturday more than one million people across the world marched the streets in unison. In Washington, D.C. alone, the attendance numbers at the Women’s March almost doubled the amount of people who attended the inauguration. People took to the streets with one goal in mind: equality. Something our new pr...

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