The Daily Northwestern

Downing: Debating your opinion is crucial

Adam Downing, Op-Ed Contributor

October 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

I’ve always loved to debate. That’s something those who know me from home will tell you without a second's hesitation. And, besides getting me into more than one awkward situation, I genuinely believe that debating — arguing...

Rudnick: Donald Trump’s refusal to say he will accept election results is antidemocratic

Jesse Rudnick, Op-Ed Contributor

October 20, 2016

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

As politically active as I am, I have largely refrained from contributing to the current flood of political tirades. But something snapped in me as I watched the presidential debate last night. While many of my peers were out...

Trejos: Clinton should avoid painting Trump supporters with broad, condescending strokes

Jose Trejos, Columnist

September 27, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The sentiment that all Donald Trump supporters are idiots and racists is plain in the mainstream media and throughout our campus. Hillary Clinton, Trump’s opponent, has made it clear that she agrees with this sentiment. In a recent f...