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Letters to the Editor

Letter: On train strikes and skipping class

April 18, 2014 2 comments

It was close to finals, there were no make-ups and I was on scholarship. With all that, I felt I had a responsibility to get to class.

Columns

Sundlee ’16: The forgotten people of Balochistan

April 18, 2014 6 comments

We must fight the temptation to dismiss violence and human rights abuses as normal in the Middle East and seek to understand the complexities of the region.

Columns

Mills ’15: You should care about UCS

April 18, 2014 3 comments

UCS can be your conduit to the ears of the administration.

Editorials

Editorial: Reform on a community level

April 17, 2014 1 comment

Community colleges will be crucial to any attempts to reform the system.

Columns

Delaney ’15: Don’t study abroad, volunteer or work abroad

April 17, 2014 9 comments

To put it bluntly, students should travel abroad to volunteer or work in a foreign country and culture rather than to study.

Columns

Tennis ’14 and Newlon ’14: Don’t read the comments

April 17, 2014 31 comments

Don’t read the comments. Especially if you’re a woman.

Editorials

Editorial: Abolish legacy status as an admission consideration

April 15, 2014 8 comments

It is time to respond to the majority of Brown students’ beliefs and abolish legacy status as an admission consideration.

Columns

Powers ’15: Comfort and oppression

April 15, 2014 40 comments

Oppression used to mean something. Now it can mean nothing more than encountering disagreement from a straight white male.

Columns

Rattner ’15: No such thing as isolationism

April 15, 2014 1 comment

National issues should be discussed with regard to how they affect not only the United States but also the rest of the world.

Editorials

Editorial: The very model of modern scholar-athletes

April 15, 2014 0 comments

On Monday, Brown Athletics announced that the women’s rugby team will finally receive varsity status.