Columns

Hu ’18: Stop tolerating sexual violence

December 2, 2016 0 comments

This year, we watched our country condemn Brock Turner and then elect an alleged rapist for president in a span of less than six months.

Meyer ’17: Paxson caught in the middle

December 2, 2016 0 comments

During the election, journalists wrote that covering President-Elect Donald Trump created a conflict between their obligations of accuracy and balance.

Esemplare ’18: The failure of progressivism

December 1, 2016 0 comments

In the aftermath of a historic and surprising election outcome, Americans have come forth with a plethora of explanations for the seemingly inexplicable.

Vilsan ’19: Tackling pervasive sexism

November 30, 2016 0 comments

As any woman can tell you, we are constantly caught in a catch-22 of gender inequality.

Johnson ’19: Absent absentee votes

November 28, 2016 0 comments

I rode the RIPTA downtown Nov. 8 wearing a white shirt (to salute suffragette pioneers) to vote in my first presidential election

Malik ’18: Don’t ignore bigotry when addressing polarization

November 28, 2016 0 comments

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, “there have been at least 700 cases of hateful harassment or intimidation since the election.”

Steinman ’19: Finding a way forward

November 28, 2016 0 comments

In the hours before dawn Nov. 9, I walked to where I could see the Providence skyline and looked out at a country I wasn’t sure I recognized.

Zeng ’20: Doctor, save me from the racism

November 28, 2016 0 comments

“Doctor Strange” is not the first instance of Hollywood whitewashing, nor will it be the last.

Kumar ’17: Human family

November 21, 2016 0 comments

“I’m terrified by the America we might wake up to after Election Day,” I wrote in a Facebook post after polls put Trump ahead in Florida and Ohio.

Savello ’18: Speaking up for introverts

November 18, 2016 0 comments

On college campuses, the dichotomy between the introvert and extrovert has become a prevalent force in explaining preferences in social behaviors.