No description available.

Articles by Clare Steinman (24)

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: Lead on, Hollywood

March 18, 2018 0 comments

It’s taken fourteen months, but President Trump has finally figured out what’s wrong with America. In a recent 5:25 a.m. tweet following the Oscars, he declared: “Problem is, we don’t have Stars anymore — except your President (just kidding, of course)!”

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: Time for some cautious optimism

February 13, 2018 0 comments

Over the year that I’ve edited this section, I’ve come across a number of columns that include a variation on the phrase “now more than ever,” including plenty of my own.

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: When #MeToo is split in two

January 31, 2018 0 comments

It began with solidarity, with the tragic understanding that if the testimony of one woman is a fabrication and the testimony of two is a conspiracy, perhaps that of a few hundred or million could become a movement.

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: Americans in (and out of) Paris

December 7, 2017 0 comments

I was lucky enough to attend the 23rd Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, commonly known as COP23, in Bonn, Germany.

Steinman ’19: The EPA’s gag reflex

Op-eds, Opinions

Steinman ’19: The EPA’s gag reflex

October 30, 2017 0 comments

A new report on the health of Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay shows that it is getting cleaner as a result of decades of investments in wastewater treatment

Op-eds, Opinions

Steinman ’19: What we can remember from ‘Never Forget’

September 7, 2017 0 comments

My mom was so worried about violating laws prohibiting Nazi symbols that she taped over the swastikas on the cover of her copy of “In the Garden of Beasts.”

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: What sustainable investing can do

April 21, 2017 0 comments

It’s been three and a half years since the Corporation voted “no” on a divestment proposal in October 2013.

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: Code can’t cure all

April 19, 2017 0 comments

Pre-roll advertisements on YouTube are generally understood as one of the most annoying types of online advertisement.

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: Strangers in the Land of Egypt

April 2, 2017 0 comments

As we near Passover next Monday, I am reminded of a story told each year about five rabbis living in Roman times.

Columns, Opinions

Steinman ’19: Free speech is not the problem on campuses

March 16, 2017 0 comments

There is no more hiding — which is why I don’t understand the oft-repeated maxim, particularly in recent months, that today’s college students are coddled.