TRAMONTE: Defined by opposition
It doesn’t take the monumentality of a national election to realize we make the majority of our decisions based not on what we want but rather on what we don’t want.
BLACKMON: ACA was worth two shellackings
Now, on the other side of the Republican wave, we progressives are forced to ask ourselves again: Was the President’s signature healthcare law worth two brutal election years for our party?
SYDNEY: No room for nothing
I didn’t expect to leave a lecture on writing with the advice to go home and watch television, but that’s what happened Monday night at a Q&A with Louise Glück.
KIM: Before voting
Voting is central to our democracy. But if you are not an informed citizen, then you should not vote.
MORRIS: A call for veterans
Veterans are good for Yale, and Yale is good for veterans. We should do all we can to encourage more of them to apply to Yale.
HALL-PALERM: The way we give
Don’t stop giving to the places that meant something to you just because they’re affluent; but remember that there are other worthy causes, and give to those as well.