The Daily Northwestern

Downing: Debating your opinion is crucial

Adam Downing, Op-Ed Contributor

October 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

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

Filed under Columns, Opinion

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...

Kadir: Just do it!

Kadir: Just do it!

February 7, 2016

Letter to the Editor: Northwestern should re-examine cannabis policies on Ski Trip

Daniel Hurwitz

November 24, 2014

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

If you haven’t heard yet, cannabis is legal by Colorado state law and has been since the end of 2012. Since then, state officials, activists and private entrepreneurs have been busy creating a regulatory framework to ensure...