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Opinion

11/28/18 7:55pm
We live in Philadelphia, the birthplace of the world’s oldest democracy.
11/28/18 4:50pm
After some internet research, I discovered Pelosi’s unforgivable crime: She has served her country honorably through government service for too many years.
11/26/18 1:58pm
As a Central American voice on campus, we feel we must impress the gravity of an issue that continues to affect our community. 
11/26/18 1:57pm
Whether an Econ major, a friend of a Penn student, a traveling poet, or a visiting family member, please feel free to stop by and pour yourself a cup of coffee, of which we always have brewed.
11/25/18 9:14pm
Prospective students from underrepresented backgrounds deserve tour guides who they can relate to. 
11/25/18 7:20pm
I started to fully appreciate the other part of my identity beyond boxes on the demographic section on an application.
11/21/18 10:36pm
KRISTEN YEH is a College sophomore from West Covina, Calif.
11/21/18 10:32pm
BEN CLAAR is a College senior from Scarsdale, N.Y.
11/21/18 10:27pm
BEN CLAAR is a College senior from Scarsdale, N.Y.
11/20/18 5:57pm
Write full-time after graduation or never write at all is a melodramatic binary.
11/19/18 12:11am
We cannot let political leanings stifle our innate sense of decency.
11/18/18 8:43pm
You do not need the "right words." You just need to listen with open arms, and an open heart. Love will do the rest.
11/18/18 8:01pm
Penn’s billion-dollar endowment continues to reap returns from investments in the fossil fuel industry, and is thus funding a primary driver of climate change — no questions asked. 
11/14/18 11:43pm
It’s like a competition: whoever sleeps the least wins. Functioning with little to no sleep is like a badge of honor, a display of invincibility.
11/14/18 6:42pm
It is your right, and this is what Laymon teaches me, to own your life.
11/14/18 6:17pm
If people didn’t know that I was going to a prestigious college, then what was all this work for?
11/13/18 9:00pm
Over 4 million people reside in these territories and most Americans are oblivious about their situation.
11/11/18 9:18pm
Penn Campus Recreation is poised to assist in this endeavor and we look forward to the continuing dialogue regarding elective physical education classes.
11/11/18 4:51pm
I’m not just saying that the people with the most power neglect the narrative of the black girl, though they do. I’m saying that we, as a society, fail to take black girlhood seriously.
11/09/18 6:51pm
I came to the United States so that I would avoid falling victim to an education system based on standardized and rigid deliverance of knowledge.