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Opinion

10/31/23 10:41pm
Over 120 SP2 students and alumni stand against the genocide of Palestinian people in Gaza and call upon SP2 to do the same. 
10/31/23 6:53pm
Columnist Clever Earth proposes that implementing a retaliatory policy may be rational if it maximizes the probability of deterrence success. 
10/30/23 9:06pm
Former Columnist Alex Baxter reflects on the past month’s impacts on Penn’s sense of unity, and urges the community to stand up for justice. 
10/29/23 9:09pm
Columnist Chloe Chen suggests that the Penn Museum’s admission fees belie a greater issue of educational gatekeeping to produce intellectual elites.
10/27/23 10:24am
Guest Columnist Lala Mustafa explains the history of the Azerbaijani people in Nagorno-Karabakh in light of recent conflict in the region.
10/26/23 12:07am
The Daily Pennsylvanian’s Editorial Board encourages the Penn community to stay actively informed and engage with news coverage. 
10/25/23 9:30pm
Guest Columnist Benjamin Nathans explains why Liz Magill should not resign and calls on Penn not to fall victim to a hostile takeover that limits free speech and debate. 
10/25/23 7:19pm
Columnist Andrew Stratton explains the problem with fatphobia and why it’s still an issue today.
10/25/23 11:53am
Columnist Franklin Li believes that we should not be overly critical of Benjamin Franklin for not always acting in accordance with present-day moral standards. 
10/24/23 11:13pm
Columnist Jack Lakis argues that all undergraduates should do their part to encourage transparency in admissions. 
10/24/23 12:54pm
Columnist Mia Vesely urges people to focus less on sensationalized looting and more on political action and its impact.
10/23/23 8:07pm
Columnist Cathy Li examines what it means to study the liberal arts at institutions that prioritize immediate return on investment. 
10/22/23 8:24pm
Columnist Julu Nwaezeapu illuminates how white-collar crime violently impacts economically-marginalized communities and warns Penn students to beware of their proximity to corporate greed.  
10/20/23 7:43am
Guest columnist Daniel Gurevitch discusses the importance of finding hope during today’s situation in Israel and Gaza, emphasizing the importance of trusted collaboration and the interdependence of people.  
10/19/23 11:35pm
Columnist Lexi Boccuzzi calls upon non-Jewish students to become more vocal critics of instances of antisemitism disguised as activism. 
10/19/23 11:07pm
Former columnist David Koff shares a story from his undergraduate experience in the 1990s, when a controversial speaker accused of antisemitism was allowed to speak on Penn’s campus. 
10/18/23 11:51pm
Guest Columnists Vincent Kelley and George Borg argue that Penn's COVID-19 vaccine mandates created an environment of fear and coercion on campus. 
10/18/23 10:52pm
Columnist Allison Santa-Cruz asserts that social media, while potentially a platform for discussing global issues, often fosters dehumanization, polarization, and misinformation. She advocates instead for more meaningful face-to-face interactions and a balanced approach to activism.
10/18/23 10:18pm
Guest Columnist Sydney Freedman recounts her experience as a Jewish student at the Walkout for Palestine to add perspective on how a demonstration of solidarity and support turned into a breeding ground for hate.
10/18/23 10:03pm
Members of the Penn community share out their thoughts and perspectives on the ongoing violence between Israel and Hamas, Penn's response to the conflict, and its impact on campus life and discourse.