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WHIPPLE: Don’t just vote for money

September 26, 2014 • 0
It’s hard to say exactly how much money is too much to allow into politics — but you don’t have to draw a clear line to see when someone has long since crossed it.
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DONG: On climate, think of growth models

September 25, 2014 • 0
I wonder if the protesters at the People’s Climate March had in mind their brothers and sisters around the world, especially those in a desperate situation like China.
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KENNINGTON: 30 years together

September 23, 2014 • 0
We won’t be divided when it comes to dignity in the workplace. We’ve moved forward together for 30 years, and we’re together in the struggle to preserve the good jobs we deserve and the best campus dining system in the country for the students we serve.
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OHAYON: Smoke and mirrors policy

September 22, 2014 • 0
Last winter, when I was a senior at Yale, I was sexually assaulted. I wasn’t strangled or choked, I wasn’t pinned down. I didn’t say “no.” But I was so drunk that I can’t remember most of it.
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KHAN: Contextualizing Hirsi Ali

September 22, 2014 • 0
By portraying Islam as an inherently dangerous, unstable doctrine that must be contained and quieted, Hirsi Ali reinforces Islamophobic ideologies — ideologies which have dire consequences for Muslims.
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STERN: Let them eat humanities

September 22, 2014 • 0
If I were applying to college again, I wouldn’t list history as my prospective major as I did four years ago. I hope this doesn’t sound paranoid, but I think listing that today could actually hurt my application. And that’s a problem.
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GORUR-SHANDILYa: A poor architecture

September 19, 2014 • 0
Yale is powered by baroque systems that few of us understand in their entirety.
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GOLDEN: Why will we march?

September 19, 2014 • 0
This weekend, the world is coming together to make a powerful statement about the reality of climate change and our capacity to take action. Thousands will participate in a People’s Climate March in New York City and in satellite demonstrations across the globe.
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KONG: The meaning of Yale Blue

September 19, 2014 • 0
Within weeks of arriving at Yale, I found myself with half my face painted, marching into Payne Whitney for Yale’s first-ever freshman pep rally, Yale Up. Because somehow, without even realizing it, I had let myself be swept up into the sea of Yale Blue.
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ARBUTHNOT: Twenty four hours in Dusseldorf

September 19, 2014 • 0
Airports are interesting places. Dusseldorf is primarily a business city, so you’d assume that most of the people passing through are unfriendly men in suits. Not at all.
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KOHRMAN: Testing ourselves

September 18, 2014 • 1
I was waiting at a new clinic in a new city. The clinic, which filled the first floor of a small house just east of downtown Denver, still bore vestiges of a home; a wrought iron fence, a little yard and a mailbox.
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SCHWARZ: Just Ray

September 18, 2014 • 0
Ray Rice is from my hometown. He was our golden boy — the star player on the football team, top scorer on the basketball team and a heartthrob.