Category: Opinion

College Athletes Deserve Compensation

This fall, when you sit down to watch a college football game, you’ll inevitably notice the sweat pouring down players’ exposed necks, the colorful outfits of diehard fans and the vibrant logos of school sponsors. What you won’t...

College Rankings Aren’t Everything

Americans are oddly obsessed with status despite living in a purportedly egalitarian society. From the football teams that we root for to the cities that we live in, we rank everything. In many cases, that practice is simply a...

Capital Punishment is a Gross Injustice in America

The American justice system should be on death row. With each day that innocent people await execution for crimes they did not commit, the very institutions meant to ensure justice become engines of inequality and inhumanity. ...

Congress Needs to Impeach Trump

After months of speculation over whether or not U.S. President Donald J. Trump colluded with Russians or committed obstruction, it only took the release of a reconstructed phone call transcript to implicate the president in...

Emory Must Foster Political Awareness

As assignments, clubs and friendships dominate our daily lives, it’s easy to lose track of the larger world on our well-manicured, marble-covered campus. Even though Emory claims that it trains students “to serve and lead in an...

Spare Trudeau from Cancel Culture

The United States and Canada have always had a great deal in common, from our shared values of democracy and free expression to the side of the road we drive on. Now, however, we share a much more somber parallel: both nations’...

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