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Rick Steves discuss drug-policy reform from a European perspective at 75th Forum

By Libby Schauer American guidebook author and TV travel guide Rick Steves argued that European’s pragmatic harm reduction stance on drug use is more effective than the incarceration tactics utilized by the United States. “We can either tolerate alternative lifestyles, or … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Bob Meyer, legislative staff member

By Libby Schauer It was through a 360-mile trip and casual conversations that I found solace and hope that my time here at UW- Eau Claire will not have been in vain. Job shadowing Bob Meyer in Madison at the capital … Continue reading

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Fox News man-on-the-street Chinatown segment causes controversy

Last week Fox News aired a five-minute segment from self-proclaimed political humorist Jesse Watters in which he took his man-on-the-street journalistic approach to Chinatown, New York. Watching the segment was painful. Watching innocent people who didn’t know they were being … Continue reading

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