Kent Steinberg, Op-ed Contributor
Filed under Columns, Opinion
At Northwestern and many other American universities, the concept of debate is distorted. Our universities were founded with a specific purpose: to educate students to be active and informed individuals in our society. Aristotle...
Omar Shanti, McCormick senior
Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor, Opinion
The following letter is written in response to the Assistant Dean of Weinberg Mark Sheldon’s letter, revealingly titled “The walkout’s purpose was derailed by anti-Israel sentiment.” This title does not only reinforce the erasure of the Palestinian people and of the continual punishment inflicted upon them by Israel but also deploys a comm...
Hannah Johnson, Op-Ed Contributor
Filed under Contributors, Opinion
When I first saw the Women's March on Washington event advertised on Facebook, I RSVP'd "going" without thinking twice. Even though I didn't know how I would get there or where I would stay, I knew that somehow, I would get to...