VIEWPOINTS

Amelia Frank

Corey in the House

Jake Eberts

The IOP’s embrace of free speech at all costs poses problems.

Feb. 21, 2017

COLUMNS

Antisocial Media

Natalie Denby

Refusing to engage with Trump supporters will only hurt liberals going forward.

Feb. 21, 2017

Party of Protest

Dylan Stafford

Outrage is normal, but Democrats must also consider long-term strategy.

Feb. 21, 2017

The Div School

Felipe Bomeny

Betsy DeVos’s religious agenda in schools is a violation of free speech.

Feb. 17, 2017

Here's a Tip

Brian Dong

Workers in the service industry deserve the federal minimum wage.

Feb. 17, 2017

Letter of (No) Intent

Soulet Ali

Students affected by the EO affirm the University needs to do more than send letters.

Feb. 14, 2017

Political Fashion Statement

Jasmine Wu

Your closet can contain a lot more than just clothes.

Feb. 14, 2017

Discipline and Punish

Ashvini Kartik-Narayan

Both public and private schools need to rethink the way they discipline students.

Feb. 14, 2017

A New Kalven Report

Fred Kardos

Trump’s indefensible actions have propelled the university into the world of politics.

Feb. 7, 2017

The Conservative Bubble

Andrew Nicotra Reilly

Despite talk of the “liberal bubble,” conservatives have a lot to learn about the opposing side too.

Feb. 7, 2017

Pension for Your Thoughts

Natalie Denby

Illinois is in desperate need of pension reform.

Feb. 3, 2017

#NotMyAlumni

Jake Eberts

The University must publicly disavow graduates who promote hatred.

Jan. 31, 2017

Segregation Nation

Dylan Stafford

We cannot continue to tacitly accept Chicago’s racial divide

Jan. 27, 2017

Meme, Myself, & I

Jasmine Wu

In the face of an uncertain world, memes have the power to unite us all.

Jan. 24, 2017

"Safety" School

Ashvini Kartik-Narayan

Discussions of the South Side’s perceived “safety” often miss the point.

Jan. 24, 2017

A Brand Named Trump

Fred Kardos

Chicago’s Trump Tower is proof that the president has no interest in separating his business from the presidency.

Jan. 20, 2017

OP-EDS

Civil Engagement

By Ashton Hashemipour

Protests against Corey Lewandowski play into the right’s narrative of the intolerant left.

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Feb. 18, 2017

Ted Davis

Pay Up or Shut Up

By Jake Bittle

If frats want to prove their commitment to social issues, they should put their money where their mouths are.

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Feb. 3, 2017

Why We Shame the Healthy

By Rajiv Hurhangee

Students at UChicago too often glorify academic success and shame self care.

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Feb. 3, 2017

Refugees Over Riches

By Sophie Downes

We shouldn't value immigrants based solely on whether they can offer commercial or scientific utility.

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Jan. 31, 2017

Sofia Garcia

Higher Education

By Elisabeth Huh

The University has an obligation to do everything in its power to resist Trump's discriminatory order.

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Jan. 30, 2017

Sanctuary Status

By Sarah Zimmerman

UChicago should ignore federal mandates in order to protect undocumented students.

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Jan. 27, 2017

No Debate Without Defiance

By Matthew Andersson

Disruptive protests are a catalyst, rather than an impediment, to meaningful debates.

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Jan. 10, 2017

Shut Down the Institute of Politics

By Jake Bittle

The IOP churns out career politicians, continuing a toxic cycle in Washington.

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Nov. 29, 2016

I’m #WithHim

By Lena Breda

To reject the President-Elect is to reject democracy.

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Nov. 29, 2016

Sofia Garcia

Something to Write Home About

By Urvi Kumbhat

Stories by non-white authors are unfairly perceived as mere narratives of otherness.

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Nov. 22, 2016

LETTERS

SCS Director Responds to Article on Long Wait Times

By David Albert

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Feb. 8, 2017

Faculty and Students Petition University to Protect Students Affected By EO

By Letter to the Editor

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Feb. 6, 2017

The University's Response to Trump's Executive Order Is Insufficient

By Colm O'Muircheartaigh

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Jan. 31, 2017

University Mishandles No-Contact Directives

By Ryn Seidewitz and Olamide Ogunbambo

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Jan. 20, 2017

A Consideration of MLK and an Introduction to the Section

By Sarah Zimmerman and Cole Martin

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Jan. 17, 2017

Faculty to Zimmer: Do More to Protect Undocumented Students

By Letter to the Editor

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Dec. 3, 2016

Why I'm Not #WithHim

By Juan Caicedo

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Dec. 2, 2016

Don’t Shut Down the IOP. Fix it.

By Michael Galperin

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Dec. 2, 2016

EDITORIALS

Stay the Course

By Maroon Editorial Board

Federal pressure on Title IX may ebb; University commitment to strong sexual assault policies should not.

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Feb. 21, 2017

Just for the Record

By Maroon Editorial Board

Campus speakers—like former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski—ought to be accountable and on the record.

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Feb. 7, 2017

Don't Desist to Resist

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University and its students should continue to fight Trump’s unethical policies.

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Feb. 3, 2017

A Launch-Pad for the University

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University should fund SG’s efforts to supply free tampons and pads to all students.

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Jan. 20, 2017

Fraternizing With The Maroon

By Maroon Editorial Board

We sat down with fraternity presidents to talk about FCS. These were our takeaways.

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Jan. 17, 2017

What We're Thankful For

By Maroon Editorial Board

A brief and incomplete list of things UChicago students can be thankful for this Thanksgiving.

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Nov. 22, 2016

Wei Yi Ow

Tricks, Treats, and UCPD

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University should have sent students a warning before the Halloween “purge.”

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Nov. 4, 2016

Back to the Drawing Board for Convocation Changes

By Maroon Editorial Board

As we go on/ We remember/ All the times/ We had together?

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Nov. 1, 2016

DJ Turn It Up

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University should allow WHPK to continue its tradition of 24-hour broadcasting.

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Oct. 25, 2016

Katie Akin

A Jury of Peers

By Maroon Editorial Board

A disciplinary system devoted to dissent is essential, as is student representation among those deciding punishments.

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Oct. 18, 2016

Fitting the Bill

By Maroon Editorial Board

It’s time the Office of College Aid give us all some answers.

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Oct. 4, 2016

A Note to Readers

By

Regarding our pilot editor payment program.

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Oct. 3, 2016

In Case You Missed It

By Maroon Editorial Board

The Maroon looks back on some of the notable news stories of the past year.

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May 27, 2016

Giving a Green Light to the Media

By Maroon Editorial Board

The University wavered in its commitment to First Amendment freedoms last week.

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May 24, 2016

Budgeting for the Future

By Maroon Editorial Board

The 2016–17 budget gives graduate student resources a needed boost, but leaves the future of funding uncertain.

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May 13, 2016

Raising the Bar on UCPD Accountability

By Maroon Editorial Board

Recently collected data points to racial profiling and demonstrates the need for FOIA legislation.

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May 6, 2016

The Maroon Editorial Board Endorses Esquivel, Beck, and Albrecht

By Maroon Editorial Board

SG Elections 2016: Liaisons.

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April 29, 2016

The Maroon Editorial Board Endorses Our Campus

By Maroon Editorial Board

SG Elections 2016: Executive Slate.

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April 29, 2016

SUBMISSIONS

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