Staff Editorials

Broome County Jail must fulfill Holland settlement's promises

Last week, a settlement was finally reached in Makyyla Holland’s lawsuit, which has the potential to aid in passing legislation to protect the rights of transgender people incarcerated across New York state....


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Studios are neglecting demand for original movies

Much of the moviegoing world was highly fixated on the “Barbenheimer” phenomenon this summer. “Barbie” and “Oppenheimer,” two vastly different but equally intriguing films, were both released in theaters on July 21...


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Law is alive

The Supreme Court has recently made some interesting decisions, many of which are based on a conservative legal philosophy best represented by the Federalist Society. Indeed, all six of the conservative justices...


Staff Editorials

Opioid settlement is a Band-Aid fix

Broome County recently received about $1.6 million in a settlement fund to support efforts to combat the opioid crisis. While this settlement is generous and a step in the right direction, it...


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FFXVI stays true to the series' vision despite gameplay changes

Final Fantasy is one of the most long-standing and popular video game series of all time. The first installment was released way back in 1987, and the series has been successful since....


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'Dark Femininity' trend is sexist

The ideas of “dark femininity” — “MANipulation” and “ways to make men obsessed with you” — have recently gained traction on TikTok and Instagram reels. Despite its recent popularity and contrary to...


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'Kraven's Last Hunt' breaks comic-book boundaries

Comic books are frequently snuffed out by many people who consider them to be less than literature in their own strange, immature realm. This has always bothered me. What makes a graphic...


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Editorial: Pipe Dream’s Words of Wisdom 2023

As per orientation issue tradition, Pipe Dream’s E-Board offers their advice to incoming students. Congratulations on starting this chapter of your lives, and enjoy the independence and new opportunities that come with...


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Students should be constructive community members

College can feel like an insular world, detached from the surrounding community. In Broome County, there exists a stark divide between students and locals, which manifests in speech by the common use...


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Form relationships with professors

Receiving your first round of syllabi is intimidating. Acquiring your textbooks and skimming through the long sections to which you will devote caffeine-fueled evenings and nights can feel similarly scary, as does...