Post Tagged with: "letter to the editor"

North Korean Atrocities Are No Laughing Matter

I was shocked and disgusted after reading “Scandalous Halloween Costumes Put the `Ho’ in Hoya” (THE GUIDE, Oct. 22, 2010, G14). Although I am generally an avid reader of your weekly and usually excellent newsmagazine, I was thoroughly disillusioned by what I saw as a tasteless, insensitive and offensive piece[Read More…]

by November 2, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Military Policy Recalls Rights Struggles of Past

TO THE EDITOR: While “`Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Protects Personal Privacy in Military” (THE HOYA, Oct. 22, 2010, A3) proposes a decent argument on the sacrifice of certain inalienable rights upon enlisting or being commissioned, the “problems” it describes in the beginning are the same “problems” one might have brought[Read More…]

by October 29, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Shutting Out Minority Voices Harms All

TO THE EDITOR, “`Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Protects Personal Privacy in Military” (THE HOYA, Oct. 22, 2010, A3) relies on two offensive premises to defend the military’s unwise and discriminatory policy. First, Ardelean asserts that DADT’s harmful effects can be ignored because most service members are not gay and the[Read More…]

by October 29, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Coburn’s Haiti Aid Opposition Misrepresented

To The Editor: Bethany Imondi’s viewpoint “Aid to Haiti Should Not Be Political” (The Hoya, Oct. 8, 2010, A3) exemplifies what is wrong with liberals on campus. Instead of doing independent research about current issues, they simply parrot what they have read on leftist websites such as MoveOn.org and ThinkProgress.org.[Read More…]

by October 15, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Course Option Merges Service and Academics

To the Editor: As the Executive Director of the Center for Social Justice, I applaud your raising the issue of integrating service with academic study (“Fortify Study With Service,” The Hoya, April 13, 2010, A2). While the 4th Credit Option for Social Action is one way, we have a more[Read More…]

by April 23, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Proposal Embraces Wide Variety of Options

To the editor: As members of the Academic Working Group of the Diversity Initiative, we would like first to express our appreciation for all the feedback, suggestions and constructive criticism we have received thus far, and secondly to clarify a few points in response to the thoughtful comments that appeared[Read More…]

by April 20, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Administration Caved to Plan A Bullying

To the editor: As a recent alumnus and long-time editor at The Hoya, the university’s response to the belligerent and disrespectful group, Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice, angered me. I spent countless hours begging, fighting and planning in order to soften the university’s unreasonable stance on The Hoya becoming[Read More…]

by March 28, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

In ‘Goode’ Times and Bad, We Still Love Hoyas

To the Editor: I was disappointed to read Harlan Goode’s opinion of Jeff Green’s performance in the Final Four game against Ohio State Saturday night (“Game Was Green’s to Win,” The Hoya, March 21, 2007). I feel that he unfairly focused on only the negative aspects of the game and[Read More…]

by April 3, 2007 0 comments Sports