Opinion

Sizing up the shutdown

While partisan politics weren’t birthed in the Trump administration, this shutdown represents a type of bitterness and frustration that feels particularly concentrated.


The onus of education

I am one generation removed from poverty. The patriarchal gender roles that define women as assets kept by patriarchs with several wives, each to produce ...


The future of Duke housing

SLGs represent an important part of the college experience and the transition toward a residential college system would lead to less fulfilling college ...


Make politics boring again

Taking our interest in politics beyond Page Auditorium and social media pages, and to the ballot boxes in local elections that have real consequences ...


Beyond self-selecting communities

This is a plea to acknowledge that there is often a direct tradeoff between diversity and comfort, a plea that deeply authentic relationships exist at ...