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Rick Steves talks legalization of marijuana at 75th annual Forum series

By Emilee Wentland The United States should follow the lead of many European countries and legalize the recreational use of marijuana in order to reduce harm, said Rick Steves, travel television host. “We’re not going to be soft on drugs,” … Continue reading

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Supermodels and female athletes on the receiving end of sexist media

By Emilee Wentland When journalists report the news, they are supposed to do it in a way that is unbiased. Unfortunately, some reporters have trouble doing this. Many news stories are sexist. Everyone has opinions, but when someone is reporting … Continue reading

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Job Shadow: Julian Emerson, Leader-Telegram Reporter

By Emilee Wentland Leader-Telegram reporter and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire alum Julian Emerson gave me some insight on being a journalist in today’s world. Julian Emerson has worked at the Leader-Telegram in Eau Claire for 21 years, including the two-and-a-half years he … Continue reading

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