Op-eds

Flynn ’20: History and its ugly but important legacy

December 1, 2016 0 comments

A little less than a year ago at Princeton, student protesters demanded the removal of Woodrow Wilson’s name from campus institutions.

Murage ’17: Afrisa for whom?

November 30, 2016 0 comments

If we are to believe the media and historical texts, then most African governments were corrupt, are corrupt or are on their way to corruption.

Okin ’19: What we can learn from literary discomfort

November 21, 2016 0 comments

My professor warned us this week that what he was about to say would probably be an unpopular sentiment among us students.

Paxson P’19, Locke P’17: To the Brown community regarding ‘sanctuary’

November 16, 2016 0 comments

In recent days we have received three petitions urging Brown to offer sanctuary to protect undocumented members of the Brown community from deportation.

Conway ’18: Writing off 59 million opinions

November 15, 2016 0 comments

In class Wednesday, I was surrounded by students and professors alike making the assumption that everyone in the room opposed President-Elect Donald Trump.

Safian: Healing through art

November 15, 2016 0 comments

As the mother of a 12-year-old and a 17-year-old who are both worried about the election outcome, I’ve been reading quite a few blog posts on this question.

Faculty, staff: Make Brown a sanctuary

November 14, 2016 0 comments

We write with some urgency to request that you investigate the possibility of our campus serving as a sanctuary.

Hood ’17.5: Veterans unwelcome

November 14, 2016 0 comments

Let’s not forget Veterans Day is a time-honored tradition when a nation celebrates those who have served and honors those taken too early.

Muir ’20: A request for respect

November 14, 2016 0 comments

This past weekend, the nation celebrated Veterans Day, a national holiday where the country collectively takes a moment to honor those who have served.

Cohn ’17: The 2016 election — a springboard for passion

November 10, 2016 0 comments

Last night, the impossible happened — now President-Elect Donald Trump won the presidency.