The Daily Northwestern

Despite anti-immigrant sentiment from politicians, refugees continue migrating to state

David Fishman, Reporter

April 6, 2016

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, National

Home to more than 2,400 new refugees from 29 nations that migrated in the past year, residents say Illinois has historically been an open and welcoming place for asylum-seekers and immigrants alike. “Illinois is easier to resett...

Tammy Duckworth denounces Donald Trump’s abortion comments, links Sen. Mark Kirk to those views

Rishika Dugyala, Assistant City Editor

March 30, 2016

Filed under City, National, Politics

U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth’s (D-Ill.) senatorial campaign released a statement Wednesday criticizing Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump’s comments that women should be punished for abortions and claimed Sen. Mark...

Bannister: American people cannot succumb to fear

Edmund Bannister, Columnist

March 30, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

In the aftermath of the Brussels attacks there are and will continue to be countless articles, studies and opinion pieces published about the implications of ongoing Islamist violence in the center of Europe. These articles will likely...