Editorials

Editorials, Opinion

Snell Library, which recently underwent a major renovation of the second floor, will likely see new projects in the future. School administrators spoke at a town hall meeting Wednesday about possible changes. 
News Staff Photo/Matt Greene

Editorial: Make study spaces more accessible

Many rooms in academic buildings sit empty after regular school hours, even though there are students all over campus who would be happy to use them.

by × October 19, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: Harvey Weinstein’s scandal reveals Hollywood’s hypocrisy

Editorial: Harvey Weinstein’s scandal reveals Hollywood’s hypocrisy

Hollywood has a long history of keeping its problems with sexual misconduct hidden in the shadows. In more than one instance, stars have openly disregarded sexual assault allegations to instead show support for the accuser.

by × October 11, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: Student news lacks diversity in its staff

Editorial: Student news lacks diversity in its staff

The biggest newsrooms in the country have shown that they are either unable or unwilling to increase their diversity, which makes it even more important that student newspapers increase their efforts to have more staff diversity.

by × October 5, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: Boston should pursue a bid for Amazon HQ 一 with caution

Editorial: Boston should pursue a bid for Amazon HQ 一 with caution

As enticing as being the site of Amazon’s next headquarters may be, there are issues that must be addressed in order to make any future relationship with Amazon as effective as possible.

by × September 27, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: Dreamers need their lawmakers’ support

Editorial: Dreamers need their lawmakers’ support

The best way for Boston to uphold its status as a defender of all would be to revisit legislation regarding the rights of undocumented immigrants and give undocumented residents peace of mind through legal protections

by × September 21, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: We should not be entertaining the climate change debate
Photo taken from Creative Commons

Editorial: We should not be entertaining the climate change debate

Now is not the time or place to discuss whether or not climate change played a role in the devastation of these storms because that time has passed.

by × September 14, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

Editorial: Northeastern must offer equal amenities in leased property housing

Editorial: Northeastern must offer equal amenities in leased property housing

Because Northeastern has a residency requirement, it must also ensure that every housing option given to students has equal resources and gives residents equal opportunity to achieve the success the university says living on campus will bring them. Currently, this is not the case.

by × September 10, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

East Village, a luxury residence hall, opened in January 2015. / File photo by Scotty Schenck
East Village, a luxury residence hall, opened in January 2015. / File photo by Scotty Schenck

Editorial: Northeastern must build affordable student housing

There is no need to partner with developers who specialize in luxury housing.

by × April 20, 2017 × 1 comment

Editorials, Opinion

Raytheon, manufacturer of Tomahawk cruise missiles, has deep ties to Northeastern. / Photo courtesy Raytheon
Raytheon, manufacturer of Tomahawk cruise missiles, has deep ties to Northeastern. / Photo courtesy Raytheon

Editorial: Northeastern is complicit in international violence

“We have grown our entire society off profiteering off war.”

by × April 13, 2017 × 0 comments

Editorials, Opinion

An H.L. Mencken quote at the Newseum in Washington reads, "I know of no human being who has a better time than an eager and energetic young reporter." / Photo courtesy Stacy Huggens, Creative Commons
An H.L. Mencken quote at the Newseum in Washington reads, "I know of no human being who has a better time than an eager and energetic young reporter." / Photo courtesy Stacy Huggens, Creative Commons

Editorial: Student journalism needs defense, support

The drive to report the news exists at all levels.

by × April 6, 2017 × 1 comment