DIEZ: Mourning with Latin America
If we as Yalies are supposed to pride ourselves with our ability to understand and contextualize a situation, we cannot write Chavez off as a tyrant.
DIEZ: Liberals for the status quo
It’s no secret that most self-identified liberal Yalies don’t question the political status quo that persists on campus. Most students accept issues like the immense inequality in New Haven and the fact that Yale is a bastion of privilege with little more than a shrug. At the same time, the loudest and most revolutionary voices »
DIEZ: Giving a voice to the left
For the first time in several decades, our national discourse has been split open to ideas long repressed and ignored by the mainstream media. For the longest time American politics has revolved around the center-right. In the industrialized world, the United States has proportionately the smallest welfare state. Labor laws are relatively deregulated, for a »