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Erratum

By Staff Editorial     5/16/11 7:00pm

The picture accompanying the the April 22 Baker RA interview was of former Baker RAs Scott and Catharina Solomon. A picture of the current RAs, Stephen Bradshaw and Aysha Pollnitz, can be found on our website. Additionally, Steve is in the process of building a new solar physics research group.

The Thresher regrets this error. 





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The COVID-19 pandemic seems to have given rise to a new phrase that has been thrown around by media outlets and social media users across the country: “We are all in this together.” Don’t get me wrong — I am not denying the fact that every person in this country has been impacted by the virus in some capacity, and I am certainly not denying the rise in local expressions of solidarity. Over the past couple months, we’ve seen students and volunteers across the country donate their time and resources to help their neighbors.  Young people have come together on social media platforms to address issues surrounding mental health and online learning, creating a sense of community while also practicing social distancing. I am not denying the presence of solidarity. What I would like to discuss, however, is the fallacy of solidarity in a racialized society. 


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