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Oke ’20: Our place in Providence

Columns

Oke ’20: Our place in Providence

November 5, 2017 0 comments

If we stop fooling ourselves and acknowledge the effect that substantive actions can have, maybe then we’ll be able to find a rightful place in Providence.

Okin ’19: The little things

Columns

Okin ’19: The little things

November 5, 2017 0 comments

It was the perfect day for a run last semester, when I found myself lost on a route to Blackstone Boulevard, one I’ve taken so many times.

Editorial: Renaming Magee Street

Editorials

Editorial: Renaming Magee Street

November 5, 2017 0 comments

The Providence City Council will decide whether a street will share the name of a slave trader or two of Providence’s most influential black activists.

Grigo ’18: Standing up for kneeling

Columns

Grigo ’18: Standing up for kneeling

November 2, 2017 0 comments

A lot of people have been asking me whether I plan to kneel for the anthem during the upcoming college baseball season as a member of the team.

Guo ’18, Huang ’19: Talking straight about the Taiwan Strait

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Guo ’18, Huang ’19: Talking straight about the Taiwan Strait

November 2, 2017 0 comments

The year 2005 was one of the key moments in the history of a tense, sometimes violent standoff between mainland China and the island of Taiwan.

Mitra ’18: In support of Bannister Street

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Mitra ’18: In support of Bannister Street

November 1, 2017 0 comments

In September, the Providence City Council passed a resolution calling for the removal of Confederate flags and monuments from public property. 

Editorial: Selling out to tech

Editorials

Editorial: Selling out to tech

November 1, 2017 0 comments

Finance and consulting interns have long been the subject of jokes about selling out.

Liang ’19: Let my sister into Brown

Columns

Liang ’19: Let my sister into Brown

October 31, 2017 0 comments

Ah, Nov. 1. Amid the wafting breeze of pumpkin spice and sepia-tinged sunsets, there’s another thing about today that truly makes my heart sing.

Fernandez ’21: The crisis of higher ed in Puerto Rico

Columns

Fernandez ’21: The crisis of higher ed in Puerto Rico

October 31, 2017 0 comments

In the wake of Hurricane María, the Brown community has led several efforts to provide aid to the devastated island of Puerto Rico.

Steinman ’19: The EPA’s gag reflex

Op-eds

Steinman ’19: The EPA’s gag reflex

October 30, 2017 0 comments

A new report on the health of Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay shows that it is getting cleaner as a result of decades of investments in wastewater treatment