Daily Features

OPINION

Brexit: the British rebellion

In 2005, the French were readying to decide on a referendum whether they approved or not the ratification of the treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe, which aimed to deepen integration between member states of the European Union.

OPINION

​A changing world order

The recent referendum results in the United Kingdom have proven that people are willing to vote against their economic self-interest rather than “confess that a little intellectual elite in a far-distant capitol can plan our lives for us better than we can plan them ourselves,” as President Ronald Reagan once remarked.

OPINION

A healthy system

The statistics are well known, and are the subject of public consternation by politicians and patients alike.

OPINION

​Gun violence: a people problem

141,000 Americans died in gun homicides from 2000 to 2011 according to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. That’s more than the number of American troops killed in Korea, Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan combined.

OPINION

Study abroad

My study abroad decisions were the hardest I have made in my life.