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Throwback: Mullets at Whitman

Photo by Amara Garibyan

Nidhi Jaltare, Staff Reporter

May 3, 2018

Mullets have made their comeback at Whitman–if only for a while–recalling David Bowie and other iconic mullet-bearers with a blast from the past. This well-known haircut, characterized by long hair at the back of the head and short hair at the front and sides, has withstood tests of time, and du...

Approach Media Consciously

Approach Media Consciously

Rina Cakrani, Columnist

September 5, 2017

The media is an institution that continually has more and more impact on our lives, specifically in the way we think about the world and in the decisions we make. Media influences us on all levels, from which types of food to buy, to which candidate we should vote for in the presidential elections. Although...

‘Communist China’ does not follow strict notion of communism; has capitalist values


December 8, 2011

When people think of China, one of the things that pops into their heads is communism. In America, there is uneasiness when we hear the word communism. Though the feeling is not as pronounced as in the Cold War Era, it still exists in trace amounts. A popular notion of communism envisions people living...

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