The Daily Northwestern

Guest Column: Both parties continue to stand with Israel

Adam Roth and Dane Stier

November 7, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

As polls across the nation begin to close, we are writing this piece anxiously awaiting the results of Tuesday’s election. This presidential race will in many ways determine the direction our country takes for more than just...

‘Why vote?’: Timeworn question haunts students on Election Day

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Campus, Daily Decision

SESP senior Becca Portman does not take sides. Her position at the helm of Northwestern's largest voter registration initiative demands that she remain nonpartisan. But it doesn't take a diehard Democrat or Republican to...

Guest Column: Evaluating our choice from 2008

Dane Stier, Guest Columnist

November 6, 2012

Filed under Columns, Daily Decision, Opinion

In 2008, our generation overwhelmingly supported Barack Obama into office, throwing 66 percent of our vote behind him. We voted for hope and change, for a better future for ourselves and generations to come. What was it in hi...

Cory Booker, popular Newark mayor, set for on-campus talk

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 23, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker, a rising-star Democrat who spoke last month at his party's national convention, will take on a smaller audience today when he addresses Northwestern students. NU College Democrats is hosting...