The Daily Northwestern

Downing: Debating your opinion is crucial

Adam Downing, Op-Ed Contributor

October 12, 2017

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...

Alfaro: In journalism, never forget empathy

Mariana Alfaro, Opinion Editor

October 1, 2017

Last week, Medill’s Facebook page published a few comments from first-year students on what they want to accomplish before graduating. Goals included meeting alum and ESPN journalist Mike Wilbon, working for Pitchfork magazine...