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Eagle staff editorials

No longer a bystander: stand up to sex crimes 0

No longer a bystander: stand up to sex crimes

On Jan. 24, Larry Nassar, former USA Gymnastics national team osteopathic physician, was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison after over 150 women accused him of sexually abusing them. After he serves the 60-year sentence for child pornography.

Time’s Up needs more inclusion

Time’s Up needs more inclusion

More than 300 women in Hollywood have launched a campaign combating sexual harassment in the film industry. The movement was launched on their website timesupnow.com on January 1, 2018. In the letter of solidarity, they address readers as, “Dear Sisters,” uniting women around the nation, encouraging them to join the fight.

Turner case shows flaw in justice system

Turner case shows flaw in justice system

Former Stanford University student and champion swimmer, Brock Turner, was convicted back in March 2016 for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman behind a dumpster after a party in January of that year.

Online classes need to be monitored

Online classes need to be monitored

As the technology in our world develops and expands, education evolves right along with it. As education evolves, online classes and degrees become more and more common.

Curbelo’s alternative to DACA shows promise

Curbelo’s alternative to DACA shows promise

It’s been all over the news, President Trump’s push to get rid of the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) campaign. President Barack Obama created the program back in 2008 with the hope of keeping children brought into the U.S. illegally by their parents safe and making sure they have a chance at success. Provided with an education and job opportunities, the majority have built their lives here and don’t know much about their native country, including the native language. They have made the U.S. their home.