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Cohan ’17: Finding the beauty in sports

October 24, 2014 0 comments

Art is crafted. Sports are not. Art is deliberate. Sports are random. Art says something. Sports are something.

Rotenberg ’17: Too liberal to notice

October 24, 2014 0 comments

Unless Makhlouf thinks liberals should be inherently opposed to the nature of capitalism, the purpose of hedge funds should not be a source of such outrage.

Isman ’15: Why the Brown University Shuttle route should be less strict

October 24, 2014 0 comments

Isn’t the whole point of having these buses that if someone is walking alone at night and doesn’t feel safe, he or she should be able to get on it?

Fossil Free Brown: Imagining Brown fossil-free

October 23, 2014 7 comments

We can no longer pretend that our investments do not speak to the kind of university we are. Divestment is a moral imperative.

Carty ’15: Tragedy, comedy and Buddy Cianci

October 23, 2014 1 comment

With a big war chest and good poll numbers, Buddy Cianci is making another run at the Providence mayor’s office. And you shouldn’t vote for him.

Hillestad ’15: 257 Thayer — elitist enclave

October 21, 2014 27 comments

257 Thayer will perpetuate the myth that Brown is just another Ivy: a bastion for inequality and privilege.

Ingber ’15: The oldest hatred in new and old forms

October 21, 2014 14 comments

The more nefarious instances of anti-Semitism manifest in language, not images.

Feldman ’15: Moderate religion a rarity in college

October 21, 2014 5 comments

It is important for students to prioritize academics, but it shouldn’t have to come at the price of assimilating one’s religious practice.

Blake ’17: A chance for a sports hierarchy to grow

October 21, 2014 0 comments

Maybe the NCAA can finally put its money where its mouth is and act as the benevolent bureaucratic body it has spent so long pretending to be.

Shin ’17: A sad colony of the digital

October 20, 2014 0 comments

A word of advice to all those suffering from “social media anxiety disorder”: Go outside to have some actual communication with your fellow students.