The Vindicator

The Vindicator is a student run and contributor-based Arts and Culture magazine at Cleveland State University with the overarching themes of multiculturalism, social justice and artistic expression.

Celebrating 40+ years of seeking social justice on campus, in the community and on the Earth, our mission is to serve the students of CSU with accurate, opinionated and analytic journalistic content.

We are open to diverse opinions and viewpoints, and striving to achieve our mission to amplify the voices of the students, especially marginalized groups in society.


Want to learn even more about us as a publication? Read this article about our roots here.

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