MD

opinion

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Advertise with us »

Columns

Trip Brennan: No boys allowed

BY TRIP BRENNAN

Far too many of my female friends have been raped, sexually assaulted or beaten — not by men, but by boys. Boys who want to prove something or fill some alcohol-soaked gap in their soul. Boys like me who have gone one step further.

Full Story |

Karen Hua: Boston Strong does not mean death

BY KAREN HUA

Just days before this year’s marathon, we must remember that life in prison is not a mitigation of punishment — it’s just morality.

Full Story |

Austin Davis: Examining "American Sniper"

BY AUSTIN DAVIS

Thus, the familiarity of Kyle’s views is probably why so many from the ultra-patriotic camp absolutely love Kyle and the film. Furthermore, the narrow, one-sided depiction of the war via Kyle’s perspective is why so many hate the film, condemn it even as pro-war propaganda.

Full Story |

Victoria Noble: More than the movie

BY VICTORIA NOBLE

The University has made up its mind on the movie, but this issue was never really about the movie. Rather, it’s about determining the type of school we want to live and learn at.

Full Story |

Lauren McCarthy: An old writer's advice for the new generation

BY LAUREN MCCARTHY

New writers can get swept away in the idea of fast-tracking their careers and personal brand, risking or even forgetting the fundamentals of the craft that inspired us to become writers in the first place.

Full Story |

Eliana Herman: Refrigerator resistance

BY ELIANA HERMAN

People just don’t like change, even if that change will be positive and help us and the world. It is very difficult to step out of the deeply grooved path we cut for ourselves day in and day out.

Full Story |

Maris Harmon: My real education — a spirituality story

BY MARIS HARMON

It’s possible that it won’t be the classes for your major that are embedded deep in your memory, but the classes you took for you.

Full Story |

Letters to the editor

Letters are usually less than 300 words and are edited for length, grammar, style, accuracy and clarity before publication. Letters from University students, faculty, staff and administrators will be given priority over others.

Click to write a letter to the editor.

Join us

The Daily is always looking for students interested in writing, journalism, photography, multimedia, business or Web development to join its staff. Everyone is welcome.

Click here to learn more or to contact an editor.