BY RYAN MOODY
Maybe it’s unfair that I won’t have truly engaged conversations on race with just anyone. Maybe it makes you feel like you “can never win.” But that’s one racial privilege you’ll have to earn.
BY KEYA PATEL
In order for these campaigns to have any sort of long-term impact, campaign organizers must motivate social media users to understand the core of the issue and then provide clear action points to inspire change.
BY RACHELLE MEHDI
Last week, amidst the campus-wide American Sniper outrage, I was told to go back to my country, twice. These comments came from online strangers. Strangers who do not know me, but who know enough about names to know that mine is Arab. Strangers who vehemently believe that Arabs do not belong in the United States.
BY MOLLIE DARMON
Academic competition in itself is not a bad thing by any means; in fact, it has many benefits. The problem is that new students arriving at our University are finding it difficult getting acclimated to the rigorous environment.
BY BENJAMIN KELLER
Hopefully this message will be heard by our current leaders, along with those who aspire to one day be in government — even the presidency.
BY ALAYNA TRILLING
It is time to progress into further critical dialogue on the nature of genocide. This Holocaust Memorial Day, let’s make sure that when we say “never forget,” we really mean and advocate “never again.”
BY KALYN SANDERFER
Starting an undergraduate workers’ association and raising the minimum wage for all University employees, both directly employed and subcontracted through University Unions and Catering, is the first step in the fight for a living wage in Washtenaw County and across the state.
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