The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: SJP’s ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’ is slander

Ross Krasner

May 12, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

At Northwestern, anti-Israel rhetoric has continued to escalate well beyond reasonable discussion and is beneath the decorum and dignity of a top university. It shouldn’t take The New York Times to write as they did Sunday that...

Letter to the Editor: Democracy on and off campus

Elliot Reichert

February 22, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

As a Northwestern alumnus and a current employee of the University, I have watched the debate surrounding a proposed divestment from the Israeli occupation closely but silently. I have opinions on the issue, but because I am...

Letter to the Editor: Divestment without democracy

Sam Kleiner and Aaron Levine

February 19, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

The accountability of representatives to their constituents is at the cornerstone of the democratic process. Constituents can evaluate the voting records of incumbents and then cast their votes accordingly. The secret ballot protects...