Not All Outrage is Created Equal

On Oct. 28, 2016, this newspaper’s editorial board printed a reminder to the community that cultural appropriation is unacceptable and marginalizing. The editorial board invoked last y...

A Note From the Opinions Editor

I applied to become the opinions section editor this semester for the same reason I applied to a liberal arts college four years ago: I deeply value dialogue, even when I disagree with the opini...

Imposter Syndrome and Women of Color

Last fall, I signed up to write a guest opinions piece for The Student Life on a whim. I had never written for a school newspaper before, and I definitely hadn’t written an opinio...

Take Trump to Task on Israel-Palestine

Passionate displays of solidarity with the Israeli and Palestinian people are quite common in Claremont. Achieving justice in the region is of special importance to many in our community, with o...