HERBERT: Caroling for the calendar

December 5, 2014 • 0
I call upon the members of Yale College to join us on Beinecke Plaza today at 3 p.m. for caroling in support of the YCC’s calendar initiative.

HARVEY: Why our hands are still up

December 5, 2014 • 0
People of color in this country perpetually live with their hands up, incessantly trying to prove themselves equal citizens worthy of respect. We defend ourselves against racialized police brutality, a result of deeply rooted discrimination within the political and justice systems.

STANFORD: A lack of leadership

December 5, 2014 • 0
Worldwide supporters of Palestinian resistance, including those at Yale, need to make sure their message excludes violence, and be sure to condemn violent actions when they occur, rather than waiting to condemn an Israeli response.
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EZE: The perils of scalping

December 5, 2014 • 0
Scalping contradicts the inclusive spirit of this campus. While scalpers themselves are not bad people, the practice takes advantage of students’ desire to engage in campus traditions.

LI: Breaking the divide

December 5, 2014 • 0
As a tennis player, I think I can speak for most athletes and say that we greatly admire and respect fellow students, but it hurts to hear comments stigmatizing the athletic community.

PILLSBURY: Smells like school spirit

December 5, 2014 • 0
The football team fought hard in Cambridge last week. They battled every play and never gave up. It was the best game of college football I’ve seen in a long time.

KOHRMAN: The other stories

December 4, 2014 • 0
Amid heightened attention to sexual assault, we must remember that these misdeeds do not always unfold as variations of the same story. The antagonists are not always men, and the victims are not always women.
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GREENBERG: The worst Friday

December 3, 2014 • 0
Consumerism and excess are attractive to the global elite for the same reasons they are attractive to Yale University, for the same reasons they are attractive to Black Friday shoppers. Consumption is driven by status, recognition and instant gratification.

CAYWOOD: Keep sending those letters

December 3, 2014 • 0
Recruitment can empower students who attend schools lacking a college-going culture to apply — not just to Yale, but also to college in general.

GARCIA-KENNEDY: Action beyond awareness

December 3, 2014 • 0
I’ve begun to notice a disappointing trend. Some activists at Yale seem more concerned with raising awareness than actually engaging with their chosen causes.

MERCHANT: Securing health systems for the future

December 1, 2014 • 0
On Cross Campus today, 750 flags — each representing 20,000 people with AIDS — have been planted to symbolize the 15 million AIDS victims who still do not have access to treatment.
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Opinion

BAKER: No justice, no peace

November 26, 2014 • 0
My fight is not over, and until I can recite the Pledge of Allegiance without sarcasm, I will continue.