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Studio B Special Edition: Survivors And Activists Talk About Sexual Violence


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In this special edition of Conversations from Studio B, Brandon Mohammed sits down with four victims of rape and/or sexual assault, and key members of the "F*ckRapeCulture" group at Ohio University, to hear their stories. Led by co-founders and co-presidents Allie Erwin and Claire Chadwick, this group marched through parts of the Ohio University campus in… Read More

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Hearing Scheduled In Lawsuit Seeking Recognition Of Gay Marriage On Death Certificates

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Attorneys for the state want a funeral director removed from a lawsuit that seeks to have gay marriages recognized on Ohio death certificates despite a statewide ban. They're expected to argue in federal court in Cincinnati on Wednesday that Ohio's ban on gay marriage couldn't affect the constitutional rights of Cincinnati funeral director Robert Grunn,… Read More

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Inclusion and Accessibility For People Living With Disabilities: Why It Matters Now More Than Ever

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On April 13, 2012, a group of 75 people representing all levels of the University, in addition to representatives from two other universities, came together to find a unifying direction for Inclusion and Accessibility at Ohio University and to begin an ongoing planning process that would translate that direction into reality. It was a day… Read More

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Ohio House Panel Changes Proposed Requirements For Minor Political Parties

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An Ohio House panel dialed back proposed requirements for minor political parties amid concerns that they would obstruct the parties' access to the ballot and create hurdles for candidates. The committee changed the measure Wednesday before passing it. The bill would now require minor parties to gather petition signatures from at least a half percent… Read More

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Athens County Commissioners To Host Public Meeting On Injection Wells

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A public meeting will be held by the Athens County Commissioners so that people can express their views on a pending injection well permit application. The meeting was requested Tuesday by the Athens County Fracking Action Network (ACFAN), although a date has not yet been set. In July, K&H Partners of West Virginia applied for… Read More