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EDITORIAL: Confront Abuses of Power

Over the last year, rich, powerful men across myriad industries — from Harvey Weinstein to Bill O’Reilly to President Donald Trump — have been accused of nonconsensual sexual contact, often after years of silencing their accusers. To combat not only the horrific prevalence of sexual assault, but also the all-too-frequent[Read More…]

by October 27, 2017 1 comment Editorial
PETROCHEILOS: The Dangers  of Generalization

PETROCHEILOS: The Dangers of Generalization

Mindless acts of terror do not surprise us anymore. The tragedy in London last Wednesday killed four people, among them an unarmed police officer, and injured 12 others: one German, one Pole, two Greeks, two Romanians, four South Koreans, one Irish, one Chinese, three French, one American and one Italian.[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 1 comment Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
SOBOWALE: It Is Time To Get ‘In-Formation’

SOBOWALE: It Is Time To Get ‘In-Formation’

This week the lovely Beyoncé Knowles, the queen of pop and, arguably, everything else, appeared on the cover of the May 2016 issue of Elle magazine. Her latest album is still nowhere to be found, but she came out of her recent shroud of mystery to give Elle an exclusive[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 3 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
When Power and Pleasure Don’t Mix

When Power and Pleasure Don’t Mix

“Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.” Oscar Wilde said it, Frank Underwood quoted it and the girl whom I chased for most of my senior year of high school meant it. I was someone who had a traditional notion of a relationship built[Read More…]

by March 27, 2015 0 comments Sex Issue, The Guide

Keeping Egypt Out of the Dark

It has become a daily event for Egyptian people to lose touch with the modern world. Some neighborhoods lose touch six times a day for up to two hours. The cause of this barbaric isolation is Egypt’s blackouts. It is not an exaggeration to say Egypt is facing an energy[Read More…]

by September 18, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Gilbert: Grasping the Power of Pain

Lying on a gurney in the middle of a chaotic emergency room provides one with ample time for self-reflection. Somehow, despite all of my precautionary measures to avoid a fall, I stumbled and sprained my foot for the second time in 18 months. A few hours later, I was watching[Read More…]

by March 22, 2011 0 comments Opinion
Power Returns on East Campus After Weather Delays

Power Returns on East Campus After Weather Delays

All of East Campus, which comprises the Edmund A. Walsh Building and Nevils and LXR residence halls, lost power yesterday around 12:30 p.m., according to Director of Media Relations Rachel Pugh. After the weather delayed facilities workers on the ground, power was restored around 3 a.m. today. Patrick Killilee, executive director of student housing, sent[Read More…]

by January 26, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News