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Fulle: Stop pitting activism against education

Matt Fulle, Op-Ed Contributor

May 25, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Sociology Prof. Beth Redbird recently brought a public relations spokesman from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to speak to her class. Student protests promptly shut down the lecture. I walked by the demonstration on...

Masson: Following Syria missile attack, news media are perpetuating dangerous U.S. policies

Ryan Masson, Op-Ed Contributor

April 10, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

Immediately following the Trump administration’s missile strike on the al-Shayrat airbase in Syria last Thursday, voices in the mainstream media started manufacturing consent for another war in the Middle East. As news of...

Kim: After Fox News ‘Chinatown’ segment, let’s talk about anti-Asian racism

Justine Kim, Op-Ed Contributor

October 23, 2016

Filed under Columns, Contributors, Opinion

I am all for writing respectfully about sensitive issues, but this incident is one that many people can agree calls for “taking the gloves off.” Though the memory of Jesse Watters’ racist Chinatown video segment on Fox News may...

Journalist James Rosen speaks about press freedoms under Obama administration

Grant Pender, Reporter

April 12, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Speakers

Fox News Chief Washington Correspondent James Rosen spoke Friday about national security reporting and press freedoms under President Barack Obama's administration. Rosen (Medill ’96) started his talk at the McCormick Foundation...

Burg: Tinder, midterm elections aren’t mutually exclusive

Madeline Burg, Columnist

October 26, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Once again I’m here to draw your attention to the unique phenomenon that is the millennial generation. Being part of it, I find it hard to move within the world and not feel like the experience is defined quite a bit by society’s...

Former congressman Allen West discusses U.S. military action

Jonathan Li, Reporter

November 15, 2013

Filed under Campus, Speakers

Former congressman Allen West (R-Fla.) spoke Thursday about whether the United States should use military action to spread freedom. West’s talk, which took place Thursday afternoon, was sponsored by the Northwestern University...