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Opinion-Columns

09/21/23 1:12pm
Columnist Vinay Khosla dissects the harmful commodification of feminism that infused this summer’s cultural phenomena. 
09/21/23 1:12pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi posits that there is a much more traditional conception of womanhood at the root of the summer’s most iconic “feminist” media hits. 
09/20/23 9:19pm
Columnist Riane Lumer argues that Elon Musk's threats to the Anti-Defamation League are a deterrent from his own pitfalls. 
09/15/23 8:12pm
Columnist Allison Santa-Cruz argues that despite progress in the respect and interest in women’s sports, misogyny is still alive and well: both in the cultural discourse about it, and within the very institution of athletics itself.  
09/14/23 10:13am
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi explains how the Sidechat discourse around Penn’s treatment of 9/11 is indicative of a broader culture of self-censorship.
09/13/23 7:20pm
Columnist Mia Vesely calls for reformed FGLI resources after Penn administration abruptly suspends a popular textbook access initiative for students. 
09/12/23 9:25pm
Columnist Zara Tena explores how Penn culture pushes students to reach for perfection. 
09/07/23 12:15pm
Vinay Khosla and Lexi Boccuzzi deliberate over what the first Republican presidential primary debate means for the race overall. 
09/07/23 12:07am
Opinion Editor Caroline Magdolen implores the Penn community to get involved and stay engaged with the Daily Pennsylvanian this school year. 
09/05/23 11:44pm
Sangitha Aiyer credits Sidechat for dismantling of one of Penn’s most significant mental health phenomenons.
08/25/23 10:57pm
Columnist Hanadi Abdulkadir reflects on her experience with an injury during the semester and how it relates to students with disabilities. 
08/22/23 12:16am
The Daily Pennsylvanian’s Opinion Department shares its recommendations for what to do around Penn and Philadelphia before you graduate.
08/21/23 10:34pm
Columnists at The Daily Pennsylvanian and Penn community members alike have shared their thoughts, reactions, and insights on the Supreme Court's decision to forbid race-conscious admissions in higher education.
08/21/23 2:45pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi breaks down how race-based affirmative action failed to fulfill its potential promises.
08/20/23 10:42pm
Columnist Spencer Gibbs cautions how to react to some of the protests that students may encounter on Locust.
08/02/23 12:00am
Columnist Adeoluwa Fatukasi discusses the values of Penn’s general education curriculum and the necessary emphasis on critical theory in the classroom. 
08/01/23 3:35pm
Columnist Vinay Khosla argues Asian Americans’ participation in ending affirmative action is indicative of an internalization of the model minority myth.
07/26/23 12:00am
Columnist Azza Elrashid reflects on the nuances of affirmative action as the daughter of African immigrants. 
07/12/23 12:00am
Columnist Max Brody explains how Penn’s apparent oversight in inclusive eating options may restrict Muslim students’ access to food. 
07/11/23 9:36am
Columnist Hanadi Abdulkadir writes to the incoming class, specifically those from the city of Philadelphia.