Daily Features

OPINION

Being a better activist

I will spend my life learning how to be a better activist, and by no means have I found the best way to be one.

OPINION

In Trump’s mind he's right: HBCUs are unconstitutional

Well, if you overlook the historic and systemic destabilization of African-American communities in our country pre and post Reconstruction, then by those terms, and by a very warped sense of reality, HBCUs are “unconstitutional."

OPINION

auf Wiedersehen

Each memory feels distinct yet somehow still able to influence me at every turn.

OPINION

More words than usual

An upheaval of the status quo is inevitable, and The Chronicle is the first institution to crumble. 

OPINION

Losing balance

One particularly late night in The Chronicle’s office early in the spring of my junior year, I turned to my friend Amrith, then the editor-in-chief, and asked what him what he thought about balance.

OPINION

Starting over

The first time I tried to write an article for The Chronicle, then-sports editor Dan Carp placed the cursor above my entire story—a riveting men’s golf preview—hit “enter” five or six times, and abruptly said, “How about we start over?”