The Daily Northwestern

Evanston issues most same-sex marriage licenses of any Cook County suburb

Stephanie Kelly, City Editor

February 18, 2015

Evanston has issued more marriage licenses to same-sex couples than any other suburb in Cook County, according to a report released Wednesday by the county’s clerk. Evanston issued 142 marriage licenses in Cook County’s...

Basu: Limit human rights violations at major sporting events

Pia Basu, Columnist

January 22, 2015

Major international sporting events are supposed to foster a sense of friendly competition between nations as well as global unity in gathering citizens from all over the world to be spectators and tourists. However, human rights...

The Spectrum: Moving from shame to empowerment as a Chinese American

Bethany Ao, Contributor

May 2, 2014

Shame found me when I was just four years old. I had been sitting at the end of the table during lunch with my preschool classmates when I took out my lunchbox. My mom had packed me a steamed bun (mantou)  filled with pork fl...