Opinion

LAKE: Reinventing Colonialism

October 2, 2014 • 0
The designation of Africa as “the last frontier” ignores centuries of history and perpetuates the idea that the Western gaze is the only thing that can validate a whole continent’s existence.

GLOWA: Looking past the march

October 2, 2014 • 0
Coming to Yale as a freshman this fall, my first day of college classes was marred by the announcement that our university had decided to ignore the voices of its students.

AMBROSE: Retiring ‘Redskin’

October 1, 2014 • 0
The continued use of the Redskins’ name both represents and emboldens society’s claim to own the prejudicial term.
On Us

KIM: Give hip-hop its due

October 2, 2014 • 0
If we’re going to invite more uncontroversial artists such as Hoodie Allen, then we need to reevaluate what we call the artists we choose to invite. It would be a form of cultural insensitivity to keep on calling them, even in casual conversation, our “hip-hop” acts.
Animal Spirits

MORRIS: Watch the henhouse

October 1, 2014 • 0
We need to stop sanctioning this cruelty-for-profit as citizens and as consumers.
Scott Stern
A Stern Perspective

STERN: Make Yale free

September 30, 2014 • 0
Big news: Yale is extremely well endowed.
Back to Blackmon

BLACKMON: What happens to us?

September 30, 2014 • 0
For nearly 25 percent of us, giving up will mean one of two paths: finance or consulting.
Green on the Vine

TRAMONTE: No place for space

September 25, 2014 • 0
In the pursuit of creating an all-inclusive community, the crafters of the residential college system left out a critical component: The ability to be alone.
The Notorious V.H.P.

HALL-PALERM: The ultimate test

September 25, 2014 • 0
When we graduate from Yale, our first step, be it a job or be it graduate school, isn’t just a matter of getting on a path that will allow us to feel self-assured.
The Passerby

QASIM: We’re not selling out

September 24, 2014 • 0
I think the reason so many of us feel vaguely uncomfortable with taking a job in consulting or finance, and why some choose to publicly decry it, is the sense that in doing so we are selling out.
Taking the Back Ally

DANIELS: Beat the FOMO

September 24, 2014 • 0
I definitely feel the effects of FOMO, when I get uneasy about missing the most trivial events.

GLOWA: Looking past the march

October 2, 2014 • 0
Coming to Yale as a freshman this fall, my first day of college classes was marred by the announcement that our university had decided to ignore the voices of its students.

LAKE: Reinventing Colonialism

October 2, 2014 • 0
The designation of Africa as “the last frontier” ignores centuries of history and perpetuates the idea that the Western gaze is the only thing that can validate a whole continent’s existence.

AMBROSE: Retiring ‘Redskin’

October 1, 2014 • 0
The continued use of the Redskins’ name both represents and emboldens society’s claim to own the prejudicial term.

WONG: Today, Wear Yellow

October 1, 2014 • 0
I show solidarity with the pro-democracy protesters on Oct. 1 by wearing yellow.

LOCKMAN-FINE AND LINDEN-RETEK: Taking human rights seriously

September 30, 2014 • 0
The Human Rights Program is a much-needed addition to undergraduate education at Yale — a coherent, and appropriately interdisciplinary, framework for undergraduate study.

SCHMIDT: Care beyond control

September 26, 2014 • 0
Passion: a strong and barely controllable emotion. The word comes from the Latin verb pati, to suffer. It’s a feeling that takes hold of you so strongly that you suffer, at least for a moment of time.

SLEEPER: To Singapore — with love?

September 26, 2014 • 0
But why should Yale have contracted itself with Singapore’s national university and, through it, the regime of a tightly-run city-state whose ruling party and judiciary keep a finger in virtually everything that moves? Are we liberalizing Singapore, or becoming more like it?

SADAT: When peace remains silent

September 26, 2014 • 0
As a Muslim woman who is deeply committed to women’s issues in the Muslim world, I thought about how little Hirsi Ali’s words offer to me and how little they offer to the young Muslim women whose education and economic empowerment I aspire to work for.
The Yale Daily News Board of 2015 enters retirement this week.

NEWS’ VIEW: Hail, and farewell

September 26, 2014 • 1
The Yale Daily News Board of 2015 enters retirement this week.
Yalies are at the heart of Deresiewicz's critiques. We can do more than merely disagree.

NEWS’ VIEW: Excellent click bait

September 2, 2014 • 0
Yalies are at the heart of Deresiewicz's critiques. We can do more than merely disagree.
On April 25, the Oldest College Daily will convene in the boardroom of 202 York for its spring semester inductions ceremony. It is with great pride that we announce the new inductees to the staff of the Yale Daily News.

NEWS’ VIEW: The News congratulates its newest staffers

April 25, 2014 • 0
On April 25, the Oldest College Daily will convene in the boardroom of 202 York for its spring semester inductions ceremony. It is with great pride that we announce the new inductees to the staff of the Yale Daily News.

NEWS’ VIEW: For a different YCC president

April 16, 2014 • 0
One year ago, we were cautiously optimistic about the leadership of Danny Avraham ’15. Today, we are excited to see a robust Yale College Council presidential election because we know the ramifications of an uncontested race.

NEWS’ VIEW: Maia Eliscovich Sigal ’16 for vice president

April 16, 2014 • 0
After two years of dedication to Yale’s student government, Student Life Chair Maia Eliscovich Sigal ’16 is well-equipped to implement her vision for the vice presidency of the Yale College Council.
Yale administrators must clarify and reform policies on withdrawal, readmission and care.

NEWS’ VIEW: Fix mental health policy

March 5, 2014 • 0
Yale administrators must clarify and reform policies on withdrawal, readmission and care.
The University — both students and administrators — must use its leverage to ensure fair labor practices.

NEWS’ VIEW: For justice at Gourmet Heaven

February 3, 2014 • 0
The University — both students and administrators — must use its leverage to ensure fair labor practices.
After botched CourseTable case, Yale must set clear procedures.

NEWS’ VIEW: A mishandled shutdown

January 17, 2014 • 0
Site owners violated policy, but Yale mishandled the case.
Letters from Knapp and Mendoza.

LETTERS: 9.26.14

September 26, 2014 • 0
Letters from Knapp and Mendoza.
Letters from Brisman and Yadav.

LETTERS: 9.23.14

September 24, 2014 • 0
Letters from Brisman and Yadav.
Letter from Dean Robert Storr.

LETTER: 9.12.14

September 12, 2014 • 0
Letter from Dean Robert Storr.
Letters from Dormon and Wexler

LETTERS: 09.08.14

September 8, 2014 • 0
Letters from Dormon and Wexler.
Letters from Sibarium and Katz.

LETTERS: 9.5.14

September 5, 2014 • 0
Letters from Sibarium and Katz.
Letter from Rev. Shipman

08.29.14: Letter from Shipman

August 29, 2014 • 0
Letter from Rev. Shipman
Letter from Eire

LETTERS 4.11.14

April 11, 2014 • 0
Letter from Eire
Letters from Genecin and Iqbal.

LETTERS 4.1.2014

April 1, 2014 • 0
Letters from Genecin and Iqbal.