Crossing the Line
Opinion / Political

Crossing the Line

By CHRISTOPHER XIE, political columnist Is it racist to call someone “black”? Must there always be a sensationalistic and disruptive demonstration to follow whenever an alleged racial or homophobic event occurs? These are questions that have been increasingly asked by the public in recent years. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement of the … Continue reading

Get Your Rights Right
Opinion

Get Your Rights Right

By NINA CARLSON, senior Only one place could inspire fear in every comedian: the college campus, where poorly-worded joke elicit organized protests instead of laughter. Many complain that college students are overreacting, crying over spilled milk. By by doing so, these people recognize the power of these actions. Racial profiling and slurs must be dealt … Continue reading