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The rainbow connection: Simmons reaches outside the COF

By Jennifer Ives Staff Writer The Simmons LGBTQIA+ community has several on-campus opportunities to meet, mingle, and experience support from the local community. The community features groups like Simmons Alliance, which caters specifically to the LGBTQIA+ community, and Sexuality Women and Gender (SWAG), which focuses on wider issues of social rights related to gender. Both…

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Disappointment with ANC grows

By Rachel Goldberg Contributing Writer Since the fall of the racist apartheid system in 1994, the African National Congress (ANC) has maintained control of the South African government. The ANC, which was formed in 1912 to bring all Africans together to defend their rights and freedoms, specifically against the white supremacist government, continues to dominate…