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MANAGING PERSPECTIVE: Vote “yes” on Question 1

Judges in Nevada should be appointed, not elected, and there are many reasons as to why this should be the case. Let’s get one thing straight: Judges are not representatives so their election is not vital to a thriving democracy.

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MANAGING PERSPECTIVE:Do you know what the Opinion section is?

We love our commentators — we really do. We love to know that someone is reading what we write and cares enough to leave us a comment. We love to hear from you. Not surprisingly, the opinion section gets the

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Obsessed with white

It’s not all tall, dark and handsome in India — and corporate profit doesn’t help

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Fetal homicide legislation is ill-defined

How should “fetal homicide” be judged and what is the mother’s role?

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Abstinence-only education and the rise of teenage preganancies

Nevada trails New Mexico in highest number of teen pregnancies in the U.S.

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Initiation is over; now Get Involved

Don’t wait too long to join a student organization by yamini piplani The Rebel Yell I would give this advice to all college freshmen: Pick a cause and volunteer. I know this seems like obvious advice, but amidst the tensions

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Deteriorating mental health in colleges

Psychological wellness important to safe, productive education

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Definition of hate crimes must be amended

The law must include crimes for sexual orientation, gender It is about time that we start treating the gay community like they are real humans. They must no longer be the second-class citizens we often deem them to be, with

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Will the reform bill cover abortions?

U.S. Congress must reconsider limitation on federal funding If you’re still following the tiring debate over health care reform, I’m sure you agree that the fight seems to get more convoluted and complex every day. Uncertainty over what will happen

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