The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: Asian American Studies still contentious after 20 years

Christine Nguyen

May 13, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

On Thursday afternoon, Asian American Studies Program students discovered that someone had torn down the 6-foot banner advertising AASP’s 20th anniversary event held in commemoration of the hunger strike that led to the program’s...

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: Wrestling with realities, striving for a solution

J Street U Northwestern Executive Board

April 29, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

At our event titled “Side by Side: Telling Two Narratives,” we at J Street U Northwestern tasked ourselves with presenting multiple narratives of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in our effort to both celebrate and reflect...

Letter to the Editor: Northwestern should invest in peace

Joey Becker, Evan Fox, and Ariella Hoffman-Peterson

January 26, 2015

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Last week, our campus saw a call for Northwestern to divest from six corporations linked to Israel: Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Caterpillar, G4S, Elbit Systems and Hewlett-Packard. In its letter to the editor, NU Divest told us that the Israeli-Palestinian peace process has already failed and that the NU Divest agenda, as part of t...

Palestine social justice banner taken down

Alice Yin, Assistant Campus Editor

November 20, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Associated Student Government on Wednesday passed a resolution condemning the theft of a banner printed with a statistic about Palestinian displacement in Israel. The banner, hung by Students for Justice in Palestine, disappeared...

Letter to the Editor: Response to Kappa and ZBT’s ‘Jail N’ Bail’ event

Student Collective

October 30, 2014

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

As reported in The Daily earlier this week, members of Kappa Kappa Gamma acquired orange jumpsuits to wear during their philanthropic fundraiser, "Jail N' Bail," co-hosted with Zeta Beta Tau. Kappa members personalized the jum...