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“Trapped” Details Absurd Abortion Laws

“Trapped” Details Absurd Abortion Laws

By Jenny Levine, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

In a heartbreaking portrait of conservative southern politics, Dawn Porter's documentary "Trapped" looks into the restrictions placed on abortion clinics in the United States and the way it regulates women's bodies.

Hippo Campus guitarist talks touring, Bieber and ‘making it’

Hippo Campus guitarist talks touring, Bieber and ‘making it’

By Hannah Shulman, Deputy Multimedia Editor

November 19, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

WSN talked with Hippo Campus' lead guitarist Nathan Stocker about touring with the alt-rock band and how Spotify diversifies music taste.

Racism taints Mississippi’s push for progress

Racism taints Mississippi’s push for progress

April 9, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Mississippi held a groundbreaking ceremony for the United States’ first state-funded civil rights museum last October. While the construction of the museum signifies a step forward in the recognition of Mississippi’s history of racial inequality, the gesture fails to erase the state’s brutal...