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Letter to the Editor: Inviting Ben Shapiro to speak disregards his attacks on trans communities

May 22, 2017

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion

To begin, I advertise a content warning: this letter discusses transphobia and anti-Semitism. By inviting conservative media personality Ben Shapiro to speak, Northwestern University College Republicans are acting in an extraordinarily...

Trejos: Ben Shapiro is a good choice for College Republicans

Jose Trejos, Columnist

May 16, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Last week, Northwestern College Republicans announced Ben Shapiro, editor in chief of The Daily Wire, as our spring speaker. This selection has sparked significant controversy from students who object to Shapiro’s right-wing...

College Republicans to host Daily Wire’s Ben Shapiro

Mariana Alfaro, Print Managing Editor

May 9, 2017

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Conservative political commentator Ben Shapiro, founder and editor in chief of news site The Daily Wire, will visit Northwestern on May 24 for an event hosted by College Republicans. According to a College Republicans Facebook...

Following inauguration, College Republicans reassess stances

Amanda Svachula, Reporter

February 1, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Last Thursday, College Republicans treasurer David Donnelly dismissed the idea that President Trump would actually go through with an immigration ban, which he had proposed during his campaign. “He’s already said he’s...

Letter to the Editor: Response to “Dear Republicans, don’t say you are marginalized because you’re a minority at Northwestern”

November 23, 2016

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Sky Patterson is unequivocally right when she writes that being a political minority on Northwestern’s campus is not equivalent to marginalization by our society, and she describes powerfully the differences between the two. She may also be right that there are...

Republican students have mixed post-election reactions

Troy Closson, Reporter

November 21, 2016

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Throughout Northwestern’s predominantly liberal campus, many students were shocked to watch Donald Trump win the presidential election earlier this month. But it wasn’t just Democrats who were surprised. “I was really...