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The clothes you buy help fuel a flawed global system

Gilana Levavi ('14) / Eastside Opinions Editor

July 5, 2013

Check the labels of the clothing you are wearing. Chances are, few of your clothes were made in the United States. In fact, 98 percent of the clothing purchased in this country was imported from abroad. Much of the clothing we wear is pr...

Obama hosts National Conference on Mental Health

Gilana Levavi('14)/ Eastside Opinions Editor

June 16, 2013

On June 3, President Obama held a National Conference on Mental Health.  The purpose of the conference was, as the president put it, to “bring mental illness out of the shadows.” The day-long event brought together health...