The Daily Northwestern

Shirola: For full gender equality, women should also have to register for the draft

Wesley Shirola, Assistant Opinion Editor

January 10, 2020

Turmoil has rocked relations between Iran, Iraq and the United States over the past several weeks. If you haven’t been following the news, here’s what you need to know. On January 3rd, 2020, the United States Department of...

Single-use plastic is bad, single-use culture is worse

Zach Bright, Assistant Opinion Editor

October 3, 2019

When you’re craving something late at night and get food delivered straight to your door, chances are, you aren’t thinking about all the packaging that your food comes in. Aside from the meal itself, it probably looks something...

Buchaniec: The case for a female president

Catherine Buchaniec, Columnist

April 8, 2019

During its 242 years of existence, the U.S. has elected 45 presidents, all male and almost all white. The only Oval Office position held by a female commander-in-chief is in fiction. From the calculating Claire Underwood in House...