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Bon(e) Appetit(e): Neurons controlling appetite also regulate bone mass

We have all experienced the sensation of pain, be it a nasty paper cut or a fracture. The hypothalamus, an almond-sized region above the brain stem is responsible for controlling pain and a variety of other physiological functions such as sleep, sex drive, hunger etc. 303 more words


Dueling Princeton student petitions argue legacy of Woodrow Wilson

A petition posted by a group of Princeton University students on Change.org addressing the need for administrators to commit to free speech on campus has shown a growing divide in the student protest movement against alleged systematic racism on campuses that began at the  804 more words


Million Dollar Extreme Checks Privilege at Yale


Sam Hyde and Charls walk around Yale’s campus to confront White privilege and give everyone they encounter a good lesson on systematic oppression by the White patriarchy. 116 more words

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Larissa Pham: The Architecture of Racism at Yale University - Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

Source: Larissa Pham: The Architecture of Racism at Yale University – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

Larissa Pham wrote, “It may be difficult to imagine that life at Yale, a site of immense privilege as well as a seemingly liberal oasis, could be tough for students at all in light of other, more violent instances of racism occurring across the nation.” 1,894 more words

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Afternoon Bulletin: Counterterrorism App, Mental Health Plan Announced and More

Following the recent attacks on Paris, New York is revamping its counterterrorism campaign. On Monday, Governor Cuomo’s office released a new app, See Something, Send Something… 350 more words

NYC mayor: Yale should drop name of slavery defender

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is siding with his son who wants Yale University to drop the name of a U.S. 87 more words


Fight The Power: Can Protestors Ever Ask For Too Much?

From Yale University and Ithaca College to Princeton University and Claremont McKenna College, these past few weeks have put campus protests and demonstrations around the country under a microscope. 1,321 more words