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Alice Wilder
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Alice Wilder, 18, is from Charlotte, North Carolina and is in her first year at UNC-Chapel Hill. She has worked for girl activist group SPARK summit since June 2012. You can follow her on Twitter @Alice_Wilder.

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Why I Need Emilio Vicente to Be Carolina's SBP

(2) Comments | Posted February 17, 2014 | 5:00 PM

Lately, many of my friends have been asking me why I care so much about who is Chapel Hill's next Student Body President. They want to know why I stop everyone I know on the sidewalk and remind them to vote for Emilio Vicente on February 18th. They want to...

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Why I'm #ProTransProChoice

(1) Comments | Posted January 27, 2014 | 3:38 PM

I love the National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL) and Planned Parenthood. They've personally made my life better on so many levels. I trained with Planned Parenthood in high school through their "Teens Taking Action" program and learned how to spread information about health to my classmates. I love NARAL...

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We Must Stand With Marissa Alexander

(5) Comments | Posted October 29, 2013 | 3:06 PM

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A few days after giving birth, Florida woman Marissa Alexander was attacked by her allegedly abusive husband. She fired one warning shot, at the ceiling. No one was harmed. Alexander has no prior arrests. Marissa was sentenced to 20 years by...

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The Forgotten Rape of Skyler White

(28) Comments | Posted September 30, 2013 | 3:29 PM

In a recent episode of Breaking Bad, Walter White grabs a kitchen knife from his wife Skyler's hands and starts towards her. The scene is intended to shock, but I wasn't surprised. You see, in season two of Breaking Bad, Walt sexually assaults Skyler. You might not remember this, and...

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Thank You, Pat McCrory

(107) Comments | Posted September 17, 2013 | 3:19 PM

Dear Governor McCrory,

I know times are tough for you right now. Your approval numbers are in free fall and your own party is overriding your vetoes. So I thought now would be a good time for a young North Carolinian to reach out and say a...

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Why I Chose UNC

(2) Comments | Posted August 6, 2013 | 11:17 AM

When I began my college search, my dream was to move to North. I wanted to get away from North Carolina's new republican supermajority. I never felt that the government cared about the wellbeing of my loved ones. Once it became time to apply for college, I was ready to...

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