The Daily Northwestern

Martinez: YA novels still resonate years later

Marissa Martinez, Opinion Editor

October 2, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

Young Adult novels have been a big part of my life since entering middle school. I remember eagerly checking out titles like “My Faire Lady” (Rowena works at a renaissance fair for a summer, eventually finding love) or “Amy...

Lamps: Humans’ unique ability to access others’ thoughts

Joseph Lamps, Columnist

October 13, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Considering how far humans have come since our hunter-gatherer ancestors, we are clearly a unique species. We believe in gender equality, we think people with different skin colors are equals and we think it is barbaric to kill...