Articles by Reid Jackson
Reid Jackson | Why Penn is the ideal place to start a startupWhen you hear Silicon Valley types discuss the colleges that produce the best and brightest of the startup world, Penn’s name is certainly mentioned.
Group Think | How to engage the Penn administrationGROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
Reid Jackson | Flying foul: the sorry state of American aviationA cold wind rushes through the cabin as passengers bundle themselves up in whatever thick clothes and blankets they can find.
Reid Jackson | What happens when the media doesn’t get tech?As you might have noticed, the news media has spent much of the past two years focused, seemingly solely, on the comings and goings of a certain Penn alum.
Group Think | Should Penn help students with rejection?GROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
Reid Jackson | All speech is free speechThis week, the British government formally rejected an online petition started on its website to cancel U.S.
Group Think | Addressing economic inequality at PennGROUP THINK is the DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.
Reid Jackson | When executive orders get personal at PennYou could smell the urgency in the air on Sunday, as scores of Penn students suspended their studies and sped to Philadelphia’s International Airport. None of these students would be boarding flights; they were going to register their protest to President Donald Trump’s Executive Order, penned to prohibit entry to the United States by citizens of seven Muslim-majority nations: Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia. The order was decidedly un-American. Prohibiting the entry of hundreds of millions of people around the world, based solely on their national origin betrays our history as a nation of immigrants.
Group Think | Free speech and protestersGROUP THINK is The DP’s round table section, where we throw a question at the columnists and see what answers stick.