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Protesters gather at a climate strike May 5 in Chicago to advocate for the federal government to focus on solving the climate change issue.

Youth need to be more involved in political advocacy

By Jordan Radloff, Sports Editor | January 30, 2020

Local climate activist group 350Kishwaukee partnered Wednesday with Sunrise Movement to host a meeting at 1121 Loren Drive, urging local youth and college students to be more active in advocating for the Green New Deal. Events such as these are a reminder...

Letter to the Editor: Tar sands should concern students

By Meryl Domina | September 23, 2015

There is growing concern that the pipelines carrying Canadian tar sands across the Midwest are not as safe as their corporate owners claim.Since two of these lines owned by Enbridge Inc., Line 13 and Line 61, come within three miles of NIU’s west campus...

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