Race

Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 3:24am

This week’s lead story challenges the homogenizing stereotypes that Asian-American students face at Columbia, and investigates the lasting effects thereof.

Thu, Apr 10, 2014, 2:43am

 A couple of years ago, a self-proclaimed “polite, nice, American girl” uploaded a rant onto YouTube in which she complained about the “hordes of Asians” on UCLA’s campus.

Thu, Mar 6, 2014, 1:42am

Why Lupita's Oscar win is such great news, particularly for women of color.

Tue, Feb 4, 2014, 1:51am

Chayenne Mia explores the tendency to attribute negative interactions to racism and sexism. Real discrimination will be taken seriously if we resist the urge to blame it constantly.

Thu, Jan 30, 2014, 5:14am

When’s the last time you sent your team to the Super Bowl? Yes, the Super Bowl, America’s favorite sporting event. Very few people can affirm this statement, and Richard Sherman is one of them.

Wed, Oct 30, 2013, 7:07pm

I think we can all agree that a student’s economic background, just like his or her race or ethnicity, shouldn’t negatively impact his or her chances of attending university.

Fri, Oct 11, 2013, 1:44am

Our identities should not restrict our ability to participate in campus discourse.

Wed, Apr 10, 2013, 10:28pm

We should re-think how we define a "person of color."

Wed, Oct 24, 2012, 6:46pm

Affirmative Action warrants extensive reform, for this policy serves as an excuse for colleges to sacrifice equitable admissions policies in favor of a fetishized form of diversity.

Sun, Apr 15, 2012, 7:28pm

Those against affirmative action do not understand that merit-based admissions really means favoring those with economic privilege.

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