Opinion


EDITORIAL: Chicago PD has yet to learn their lesson

EDITORIAL: Chicago PD has yet to learn their lesson

The city of Chicago lacks a serious plan to address economic and institutional racism directly. Read more


COLUMN: ​We need to have better conversations about police violence

In the aftermath of a shooting, social media has ignited a painfully misinformed national dialogue. Read more

COLUMN: ​We need to have better conversations about police violence

In the aftermath of a shooting, social media has ignited a painfully misinformed ... Read more

COLUMN: Pottermore's Patronus quiz is a dud

The most recent Pottermore quiz is impersonal, inaccurate and a major disappointment. ... Read more

COLUMN: The genius absurdity of the Ig Nobel Prizes

Though silly on the surface, the Ig Nobel Prizes showcase some thought-provoking ... Read more

COLUMN: Podcasts promote productivity

Listening to a podcast is a more productive way to spend your idle time. Read more

COLUMN: The Alt-Right must be stopped

The left must devise new methods to appeal to disenfranchised voters or risk the ... Read more

COLUMN: Look inward for motivation

Extrinsic motivation can reduce and gradually deplete our intrinsic motivation. Read more


Podcast

Out in the Open, Episode 1: Freedom of student journalism


Out in the Open features discussions and debates on hot topics and pressing issues in current events. The show is hosted by the Opinion editor, Madison Hogan, and stars columnists ...



Letters to the editor

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Letter to the editor #1

Dr. Jill Stein represents the right path for our country Read more

Letter to the editor #3

The idea that victims need to be believed without first trying the potential criminal ... Read more

Letter to the editor #1

No doubt many on campus are happy with Dunn’s Woods being lit at night, but ... Read more

Letter to the editor #2

I’m happy that others are voting for third-party candidates and thereby abandoning ... Read more