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All content by Jake Swede

Remembering Johnny Appleseed

March 10, 2010

Today is Johnny Appleseed Day. While many of us havenâÄôt thought of Johnny since fourth grade, his legacy belies a serious critique of modern life. Appleseed sojourned the Midwest cultivating...

The circumcision debate, uncut

February 17, 2010

Last month, the Minnesota State Prohibition of Genital Mutilation Act of 2010 was proposed in the Minnesota State Legislature by MGMbill.org. The bill, intended to protect against non-consensual genital...

Library hours bookended

February 1, 2010

Unbeknownst to many University of Minnesota students, there has been much discussion by library administrators in the past years about keeping a library open for 24-hour access, five days a week. The seriousness...