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Opinion Columns

11/06/18 10:14pm
Donors to universities should expand access to education, not exacerbate the imbalance between institutions.
11/06/18 9:19pm
Not partying doesn’t mean that I don’t know how to have a good time or that I waste my nights cooped up in my room.
11/04/18 8:52pm
It’s a sad fact that practicing your religion in a place of worship has become an act people are scared to perform.
11/01/18 12:28am
The President has shown, once again, that he’s willing to do whatever it takes (even if it means putting the well-being of more than a million immigrants on the line) to get what he wants.
10/31/18 11:18am
Bisexual people have trouble finding their place in straight circles without being fetishized or objectified, and in LGBTQ spaces they are thought of as only partially queer. As a result, I usually feel uncomfortable in my own skin no matter where I am.
10/31/18 12:48am
The crushing part was that I wanted to be more than just Batman. I wanted to be “white” Batman. The “real” Batman. I hated being “Asian” Batman.
10/30/18 4:52pm
On FaceTime with a friend from high school, right after an Instagram official couple post on my part, she teased me, “What happened to ‘I hate labels, relationships are a burden, freshman year is for the girls’ Kaliyah?” 
10/29/18 11:47pm
The strangest thing about speaking another language is all the tiny ways you are estranged from yourself.
10/29/18 9:11pm
It seems especially wrong when professional athletes are unionized and through this representation, have won six-figure minimum salaries. 
10/28/18 9:30pm
As someone who can’t go to a single frat party without hearing at least one Kanye song, I am concerned about supporting him and his music, for multiple reasons.
10/27/18 5:35pm
Conduct your own intellectual podcast about your thoughts, because it is more relatable than any you can find on iTunes.
10/25/18 7:55pm
It’s time to take off our red hats and blue pins and give each candidate a fair shot.
10/25/18 2:30pm
In the first weeks on campus, I watched my friends swept up in a flurry of recruiting sessions, auditions, BYOs, and GBMs for organizations with every abbreviation known to man.
10/24/18 10:19pm
Trump’s decision to label himself a nationalist and tout xenophobic conspiracy theories in the days leading up to the midterm elections is a pathetic effort to drum up support from fringe elements of our country whose support played a role in carrying him to the presidency.
10/24/18 6:32pm
What started off as a nagging feeling of insufficiency a few months into freshman year has gradually turned into resounding self-confidence and unequivocal decision-making.
10/21/18 9:03pm
Students who aren’t members of a “Penn dynasty” can be just as invested in the University’s history and mission.
10/20/18 5:01pm
The free press is too valuable to dismiss this incident as the work of “rogue killers.” 
10/18/18 8:51pm
GIRL, I’ve heard this one before and it’s something that’s a bit tricky. 
10/18/18 8:12pm
If a student has three midterms in a day, they should be allowed to postpone one to another day. 
10/17/18 8:53pm
You don’t have to be a raging Republican to go to a shooting range.