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The Limits of the White Institution

By Henry Aoki [email protected] The Nov. 16 walk-in, like most Macalester protests, was burdened by a cloak of fatigue. Cynicism echoed around the campus — emerging, even, in the walk-in’s speakers. What was the point of it all? The appearance of a swastika is a semesterly tradition, and we have yet to uncover a single…

Disparities between student and legislative bodies
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Disparities between student and legislative bodies

A Mac Weekly survey of Macalester College Student Government (MCSG) members has revealed disparities between the governing body’s demographic makeup and that of Macalester at large, including a statistical underrepresentation of women and certain racial minority groups and an overrepresentation of international students. The survey, which asked respondents to self-identify their gender, racial or ethnic…

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Adelante! holds [email protected] Week on media representation

Editor’s Note: The @ symbol is used in the terms [email protected] and [email protected] to include all gender identities within those communities. Last week, Adelante! held their annual [email protected] Week, with the theme of “Create Your Own Media.” Adelante! is a student organization on campus that works to increase awareness and appreciation of U.S. [email protected], [email protected]