We Can Learn from Each Other

This semester has been a tough but affirming year for our staff. In over 120 pages of newsprint and an untold number of late-night hours, we produced original reporting covering events acro...

On the Importance of Words

The words 'racist' and 'racism' are powerful. They have been hurled with desperate force by the people whom societal structures disadvantage against the architects of those very ...

Why I Deleted My Facebook Account

I was an awkward, brace-faced seventh-grader when I began my long and complicated relationship ... with Facebook. My friend Alex introduced me to the site when she wanted to send some...

Free Speech Debates Miss the Point

After student protesters blocked access to a talk by anti-Black Lives Matter speaker Heather Mac Donald at Claremont McKenna College on April 6, the Claremont Colleges erupted in yet another rou...