Editorial: Don't delay on addressing poverty

Up to this point in time, Obama has typically been the champion of the middle class; his campaign strategies focused heavily on emphasizing the growth of the middle class.  Recently, however, Obama has spoken more often and in a frank manner about the poor.

Grote: To my fellow Hawkeyes

We'll all gather this Saturday in Carver-Hawkeye Arena to celebrate one thing: the commencement of the class of 2015. Commencement … we all think of it as the end. The end of our time here at Iowa, the capstone to the past four years in which we've met our friends for life, fell in love, studied hard, aced an exam, maybe didn't do so well, and probably didn't get as much sleep as we should have.

Soyer: Misunderstanding breeds prejudice

Here's the truth: People don't come in boxes. We all are not wired the same, and we all do not function the same. But, as is usually true, those people who generally fit in with the mainstream have a difficult time understanding those who don't, whether consciously or unconsciously.

Osgerby: Asking questions about the UK's future

David Cameron led the Conservative Party (colloquially known as the Tories) to a shocking victory in the general election, taking 331 of the possible 650 seats in Parliament. In regards to these results, there are several talking points.

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