This past month, Israel’s Execution and Collection Authority approved plans to demolish the homes of 20 Palestinians living in the Southern Negev to make way for a new Jewish town.
On November 21, the conservative activist group Turning Point USA announced their latest creation: the Professor Watchlist.
I’m a big fan of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the collection of superhero movies including titles like Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, and The Avengers.
While everyone was buying sweaters 50% off at their local mall this weekend and eating turkey sandwiches for breakfast, lunch and dinner, my parents and I were having our first honest talk about depression.
I wasn’t depressed until I came to Penn, so I never had to tell anyone about it until now.
Writers like me get a lot of mileage out of poking fun at college students making big deals out of fairly minor ethical transgressions. Doing that with integrity, however, requires retaining the ability to tell the difference.
The delivery of racialized threats to a number of black freshmen was no minor transgression.
BEN CLAAR is a College sophomore from Scarsdale, N.Y.
First, I’d like to acknowledge that I was wrong. About a month ago, I published a column about what I called the lazy voting epidemic. People use gut-checks, self-identification and emotional appeals to dictate their vote, and that can cause real problems when it comes to the outcome of emotionally charged elections.
SHUN SAKAI is a College senior from Chestnut Hill, Mass.