Topic: Privilege

Zappa ’17: Responsibility and power after Brown

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Zappa ’17: Responsibility and power after Brown

October 30, 2019 0 comments

Admission to Brown is among the greatest gifts one can receive in the United States, which fancies itself a meritocracy in which a college degree is among the most prized credentials. It is a gift that will never be repaid.

Allums ’21: Is it always a privilege to travel for spring break?

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Allums ’21: Is it always a privilege to travel for spring break?

April 5, 2019 0 comments

Based on the Instagram feeds of countless Brown students, it seemed as if many of us dispersed to one of three locations for spring break: Spain, Mexico or California.

Fernandez ’21: The responsibility of privilege

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Fernandez ’21: The responsibility of privilege

November 28, 2018 0 comments

This year’s midterm elections boasted the highest voter turn-out rates in half a century — resulting in a major win for Democrats in the House of Representatives and significant strides in diversifying representation, especially for women of color.