Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 5:39pm

In the wake of the Interfraternity Council’s suspension of all fraternity social activity due to serious allegations of sexual misconduct, hazing and dozens of hospitalizations due to alcohol-related incidents, it would seem plausible that students would have more concrete information than just rumors and whispers.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 4:52pm

Historically and contemporarily, universities have been the center of social change and political discourse. Consequently, the nature of free speech on university campuses is a deeply important issue. Recently, Richard Spencer, a white supremacist and an "alt-right" leader, has asked to speak at the University of Michigan.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 6:31pm

On Nov. 7, Ann Arbor will be electing five City Council members, one from each of the five wards. This year, three of the seats — in Wards 2, 4 and 5 — are contested. The councilors elected this year will serve three-year terms, as the first phase of a new policy that extends City Council terms from two to four years. This extended duration in office makes it more important than ever for voters to make informed voting decisions.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 5:11pm

Fall term brings a familiar struggle back to students: the scramble to get a group of friends together, the hours scouring the internet or taking to the streets to find that perfect house or apartment, the scraping together of money for a security deposit. Then, once everything is in place, they arrive at the leasing office only to find out that house has already been reserved for the upcoming school year. They thought they were being proactive. After all, school just started a few weeks ago.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 - 11:54pm

In an increasingly tense school year for students of color, the Oct. 7 football game against Michigan State University brought on renewed controversy: the policing of multicultural fraternity parties. On gameday, Kappa Alpha Psi and Lambda Theta Phi, historically Black and Latino fraternities, respectively, received upward of six citations, whereas all 10 white fraternities surveyed by The Michigan Daily reported no police intervention at their house tailgates.

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 5:59pm

#MeToo has been tweeted over 800,000 times since Alyssa Milano brought it to the forefront of Twitter in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault allegations.

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 9:41am

After the 2016 election, University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel received criticism from conservative students and faculty who believed his politicized comments at a Diag vigil marginalized conservative viewpoints since public officials are expected to remain neutral.

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 11:19am

With the endorsement of President Donald Trump, the House of Representatives recently passed a bill that criminalizes abortions past 20 weeks of pregnancy. The bill introduces fines and prison sentences of up to five years for those who perform the procedures, allowing exceptions only in cases of rape or incest, or when the health of the pregnant woman is threatened.

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 6:03pm

Monday’s Las Vegas shooting, which left at least 59 dead and 500 injured, adds another tally to the United States’ dark history of gun violence. Action must be taken in order to end these incredibly avoidable catastrophes. The Michigan Daily Editorial Board believes issues surrounding gun violence should be politicized in order to enact much-needed change.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 5:36pm
Protect our protestors

If you found yourself at the Central Campus Transit Center, also known as the C.C. Little bus station, last Monday, perhaps you were dismayed your normal bus had been rerouted.