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A Word From the Co-Editor

How does society’s interpretation of authority affect the perpetration of violence? Contrast recent shootings involving police officers. Last week, police constables (PC) Nicola Hughes, 23, and Fiona Bone, 32, responded to a fake burglary call in the Tameside borough of… Read More ›

How Weather Vane Works

Welcome to another year at EMU, whether it is your first or otherwise. The Weather Vane looks forward to providing interesting and relevant coverage to students here on campus. Hi, my name is Randi. This is my second year at… Read More ›

Cultivating Crops of Love

Anger, Death, Tragedy, Hatred, Bigotry, Violence, Fear.  These words dominated the public conversation on Wednesday as the stories about Tuesday’s protests in Cairo and Libya became headlines across the world. On the 11th anniversary of 9/11 “Innocence of Muslims,”  an… Read More ›