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Climate Strike: It’s time to join our youth

While young people are so important for the world seeing the moral clarity of climate action, it is absurd and unfair to ask them to shoulder the burden of building this future alone.

Where to trim U of M spending should be obvious to leaders

Tuition growth is due to rapidly increasing expenditures that are tied to increases in the number of employees at the U. And the most rapid growth among these employees is in the category labeled Professional and Administrative.

What is unmistakable about Trump: his naked capitalism

Nothing is more essential to capitalism than what its cheerleaders politely call self-interest, or what the rest of us term selfishness — the “I-got-mine-you-get-yours” ethic. Is there a no more fitting description of Trump’s behavior?