Topic: Columns’ Response


Jackson ’16: Free speech isn’t without consequence

November 5, 2015 12 comments

While all students can practice their right to free speech, they should also practice common sense.


Bustos ’16, Hammer GS, Kelly GS, Murphy GS, Porcelli GS: Raising the curtain on pseudoscientific racism

October 30, 2015 12 comments

The author’s argument liberates itself of evidence, free to make wild conjectures in stark contrast to our best scientific data.


Cheit, Josephson, Loury, Miller ’70 P’02, Spoehr: Free expression matters

October 15, 2015 42 comments

We strongly support the rights of all who have criticized controversial opinions pieces published by the Wesleyan Argus and The Herald.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Herald, University lack backbone

October 12, 2015 11 comments

Be outraged with the Herald and University, not the writer.


Native Americans at Brown: Exchange Columbus: The case for Indigenous People’s Day

October 9, 2015 22 comments

Native Americans at Brown’s demonstration Monday is a fight for visibility and a call for the U. to oppose the acts of genocide against Native peoples.


Scott, Jr. ’17: Indigenous People’s Day

October 9, 2015 5 comments

Indigenous People’s Day is about solidarity and the resilience of my people, my ancestors and all of those who have ever been oppressed.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: The role of a free press

October 8, 2015 18 comments

You are always better off allowing the community to act as the arbiter of ideas. That is what a free press does in a free society.

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Diversity benefits the majority

October 8, 2015 10 comments

Students of color have been set up for failure inside of systems that were built to exclude them and their authentic expression of their needs.