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Emotional Biden awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

Emotional Biden awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

January 18, 2017

Adam Wenkoff '18 On Thursday, January 12, President Barack Obama surprised Vice President Joe Biden by awarding him America’s highest civilian honor: the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Obama cited Biden’s “faith in your fellow Americans, [your] love of country and [your] lifetime of service...

Staples Reacts to Gay Marriage’s Day in Court

The Supreme Court is assessing whether or not the Defense of Marriage Act is constitutional. The decision has sparked mixed reactions among students.

Sophie de Bruijn, Web Features Editor

April 12, 2013

In 2004, eight years after the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) was signed into law by Bill Clinton, 55 percent of Americans believed that it should be illegal for gay couples to get married. Now, in 2013, as the constitutionality of DOMA is being decided in the Supreme Court, 58 percent of Americans...

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