Editorials

Editorial: How executive action will not help immigrants

November 20, 2014 5 comments

Executive action does not promote integration of the immigrant population into society. Instead, the administration should focus on legislative reform.

Editorial: Islamic State destruction extends far beyond killings

November 19, 2014 0 comments

It is still crucial to acknowledge the importance of the destruction of historical sites in the Middle East by Islamic State fighters.

Editorial: Janus Forum and the freedom of expression

November 18, 2014 2 comments

We endorse that the Orchowski event be moved to a different time or repeated so students may attend both events.

Editorial: A University out of tune

November 17, 2014 0 comments

Though the music program generates musicians of all types, Brown remains the only school in the Ivy League that lacks a suitable large-scale concert hall.

Editorial: A push for peer concentration advising

November 13, 2014 0 comments

The notion of fixing advising highlights a paradox at Brown: developing support in an educational system that was designed to be relatively independent.

Editorial: The music industry’s swift, painful shift

November 12, 2014 1 comment

Buying music gives artists more leverage in recording new material and introducing new albums, but Spotify helps give artists the exposure they need.

Editorial: Fixing the prison problem

November 6, 2014 1 comment

An important first step in improving the prison system would be recognizing the difference between punishment and restraint or confinement.

Editorial: Drying out campus

November 4, 2014 13 comments

Students deserve a safe environment to learn and cohabitate, and both date rape and drugging are impermissible under any circumstances.

Editorial: Don’t let history repeat itself

November 3, 2014 1 comment

Since last winter, the number of school textbooks deemed unsuitable for Russia’s 43,000 schools has steadily increased, now numbering in the hundreds.

Editorial: Raimondo for Rhode Island, Elorza for Providence

October 31, 2014 8 comments

We urge all readers to take advantage of the democratic system and vote on Nov. 4.