Letters to the editor
BY EILEEN ENRIGHT
According to recent statistics, one of every three women in the U.S. military are sexually assaulted by fellow soldiers during their service. Our military is letting convicted rapists walk free with punishments suitable for a misdemeanor, and honoring them as American heroes when they return home.
BY ROSS WARMAN
Regardless of his politics, Hoekstra has proven himself a bigot. He's not someone that I want, much less consider capable, of representing the great state of Michigan, and its residents of all colors and creeds.
BY RAFE KINSEY
We don’t need more red tape or more antagonism between the various members of the university community. We need a culture where all parts of the university work together to uphold the university's core values.
BY JORDAN KILLINGSWORTH
It's only a matter of time before LGBTQ rights are finally attended to, and eventually become legal. So why not allow LGBTQ people their rights now, why prolong it? We, as a diverse community, can make that change, one vote at a time.
BY PERRY ZIELAK
While I absolutely agree that the residence halls are a great place to build community at the University, Brennan paints too simplistic an argument when it comes to the cost of room and board.
BY SARAH BLUME
I know the topic of Halloween costumes doesn’t seem like a debatable topic or a topic that should be problematic to the students at the University of Michigan. However, like many students, as I thought about possible costumes for the upcoming festivities, I realized that there should be some discussion about what’s appropriate and not offensive.
BY MICKEY BLASHFIELD
Proposal 6 is an opportunity for Michigan taxpayers to assert fiscal self-determination that thus far, the governor has been working to deny.
BY MICHELLE BUSCH
Ample opportunities exist that allow students to get more educated or involved in sustainable practices: EarthFest, Graham Environmental Sustainability Institute, Planet Blue, Student Sustainability Initiative and the University of Michigan Sustainable Food Program are just a few.
BY WILLIAM ROGERS
Answering this question may, for some, be informed by moral or religious beliefs. Attempting to respond to this question from a normative position is, necessarily, partisan. But answering the first question requires only observation.
BY LYDIA DEJONGE
I’d like to call your attention to an issue that I have been noticing around campus — the appalling lack of accessibility for disabled persons.
Letters to the editor
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