This Nov. don’t forget the South

April 13, 2004
In a recent op-ed, “Working to win the South wastes Democrats’ time and resources” (4/7), Zach Jones urged Democrats to forget the South and instead focus on more “winnable” states. Jones describes the South as the land of sweet tea, NASCAR and mud. This is an insulting description of the South, a place more culturally »

Silence where there should be noise

April 1, 2003
Yesterday Yale students organized a vow of silence to show support for affirmative action. Students wore stickers explaining that their vows of silence were in support of affirmative action now that the Supreme Court is hearing two cases coming out of the University of Michigan. Monday’s action was intended to be a symbolic message, showing »