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Topic: Privilege

Zappa ’17: Responsibility and power after Brown

Opinions

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?

Columns, Opinions

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

April 5, 2019 Comments are Disabled

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

Columns, Opinions

Fernandez ’21: The responsibility of privilege

November 28, 2018 Comments are Disabled

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.