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“Honor Diaries” Film Backlash

Taylor L. Turner Political Writer             While Hobby Lobby awaits the Supreme Court’s decision on the scope of a corporation’s   first amendment rights, a documentary addressing the abuse of Muslim women within radical Islamic countries is battling freedom of speech repression. The new documentary, called “Honor Diaries,” exposes violent practices that occur to women, including Honor killings and genital mutilation. The film features the testimony of nine Muslim women as well as the commentary of women rights activists.  Because of its work in raising awareness of human rights issues, the…

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The Game: Michigan Vs. Ohio State

A.J. Ganger Chief Editor              Thanksgiving, a time for families to come together and stuff their faces with lots of Turkey, Ham, Stuffing, Rolls, and Pumpkin Pie. It’s a time where people give thanks for everything they have today. It is also the time of the year that Michigan and Ohio State step onto a football field to play for bragging rights. A game that is single-handed the greatest rivalry in all of sports. On Saturday November 30th, 2013 these teams will meet on the…

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Week 11 report

A.J. Ganger Sports Week 11 was full of surprises and a defeat from a dominant team and SEC powerhouse. The Alabama Crimson Tide fell to the newest member of the SEC, the Aggies of Texas A&M. This game has changed the whole landscape of the BCS rankings as we know it. Fans were shown in shock at the end of the first half as the Number 1 ranked Crimson Tide were down 20 to 14 at halftime. The red shirt freshmen Johnny “Football” lead the Aggies in to Alabama and…

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Finally: football is back

A.J. Ganger Staff Writer After nearly 9 months of waiting, football has finally returned. People all around campus have been seen wearing their favorite school colors. Most of them are wearing the scarlet and grey for Ohio State, but there are a select few that have been seen wearing the maize and blue for the University of Michigan. Sports fans know come November 24, 2012 when Michigan goes to Columbus to take on the dreaded Buckeyes, all bets are off. This college football season is going to be very interesting…

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