Opinion Columns

10/08/18 3:34am
The “Old Beijing” collapsed along with antique city walls and hundred-year-old residences, replaced by skyscrapers and malls that stood majestically yet indifferently in the midst of their downfall.
10/07/18 10:38pm
I like Joe as much as the next guy, but he’s simply not what this country needs rights now — he is a man who hasn’t realized his moment has passed.
10/03/18 12:17am
Weighed on crooked scales of justice, one alleged attempted rape balances quite nicely with two Yale degrees. 
10/01/18 2:15pm
If you’re dealing with something extreme in the sense of anxiety or depression, keeping a diary can help catalogue your feelings and emotions in a more coherent way.
10/01/18 1:52pm
I want to use my column to show everyone that their problems are valid and that it’s okay to laugh, cry, and scream.
10/01/18 5:13am
It would be disgraceful for an Ivy League university with a multi-billion-dollar operating budget not to take the moral reins and pay all Penn employees a minimum wage between $20-$25 an hour.
10/01/18 2:48am
It’s hard to get into an Ivy League school. And statistically speaking, it’s harder to get into Stanford. Students who are applying to these schools know that. So why hide the truth from them? 
09/28/18 12:14am
New on-campus housing built with the intention of fostering a better sophomore community sounds like a great idea — if said sophomores are offered a choice about participation.
09/24/18 2:40am
Public opinion evolves with current events, but Washington legislators’ motives do not.
09/22/18 1:09am
Am I being dramatic? Possibly. Does this discount the necessary conversation about the construct of seniority not being a valid argument in public spaces? Not at all.
09/20/18 3:52am
There is no central place on campus where all students, regardless of residence, can come together. 
09/19/18 3:16am
Police need to crack down on the real issue: violent sex traffickers destroying the lives of women and children throughout the country, and rapists who abuse sex workers.
09/17/18 11:20pm
The urge to document and perform our lives has existed before social media, and will probably exist in whatever wasteland remains after social media.
09/17/18 7:22pm
I realized that classes are about quality over quantity, and if I wanted to take advantage of my education, I needed to truly focus on prioritized classes and plan out my next few years.
09/17/18 12:49am
Students who've grown up abroad and have been around alcohol since their teenage years are responsible drinkers, especially compared to students who had their first beer during New Student Orientation. 
09/12/18 11:55pm
Considering all freshman pay the same amount for their dorm rooms, those left out in the heat are sure to question why their comfort is seemingly less important. 
09/10/18 12:23am
In a world that constantly blames the victim, why is DeVos lending more rights to the accused?
09/10/18 12:21am
Your connection to your identity and family’s heritage isn’t defined by whether or not you know how to speak the language. 
09/06/18 12:24am
A person should be valued because they are a person, and not because you think they could be your person.
09/05/18 4:51am
Highly addictive painkillers are making their way into drugs that Penn students frequently use. Drugs at Penn are far more unsafe than they were before.