Opinion

Shafer and Wittmer: Our silence is not agreement

September 16, 2009 • 2
Students at Yale don’t talk about Iraq and Afghanistan because we don’t have to. All too often, we’re apathetic about issues that seem distant from our lives, caring only about issues that seem to affect us directly or locally. We’re more likely to know yesterday’s Dow Jones average than yesterday’s death toll in Afghanistan; we’d »