Saturday, August 18, 2018

Giving teachers guns is a bad idea

The Hustler’s editorial board explains that arming teachers is not only wasteful, ineffective and dangerous––it takes away from teachers’ ability to do their jobs

Ego vs Info: It’s okay to admit what you don’t know

Striving for more informed political conversations in the age of post-truth politics

I’ve never had a beer: here’s why

College students need to be more inclusive of their peers who abstain from alcohol

Thinking towards a more effective activism

Looking critically at forms of activism shows that we need to take an informal and direct approach

Our willingness to adapt to mass shootings has dangerous implications

We cannot teach children that tragedy is inevitable

Remembering what MLK Jr. really stood for

MLK was a radical anti-racist, anti-war socialist

Why staying plugged-in is better than you think

This past Saturday, one of my friends went out to a family lake house in the Kentucky countryside. Her evening consisted of napping on...

What Matt’s Traditional American Values gets wrong on race

We can’t say “all lives matter” until we can say “Black lives matter”

Will it matter that we’re “woke”?

Future generations won’t care about our intentions if we remain inactive

UPDATE: opinion piece on hazing

This morning, an opinion article was posted on the Vanderbilt Hustler website regarding fraternity hazing. The piece did not go through the appropriate editorial...