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Column: Let's face cyber-racism critically

I had yet to write a personal column about my experiences with racism at the University and at The Daily Tar Heel because I didn’t want people to have my face and my name in their heads if they wanted to send harassment.


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Axios x The Daily Tar Heel: Smarter Faster Revolution

On Thursday at 12:15 p.m. in the Carolina Union, Tyler Fleming, editor-in-chief of The Daily Tar Heel, and Mike Allen, co-founder and executive editor of Axios, will lead a conversation on the future of work and kick off Axios' Smarter Faster Revolution.


Letter: Notre Dame's contraceptive controversy

 TO THE EDITOR: Notre Dame just decided to deny its female employees, faculty and students legally mandated insurance coverage for contraceptives. Notre Dame decided not to sign a simple waiver form that would have removed their financial support of this coverage and would have allowed the federal government to cover this cost. 


Editorial: (S)language Arts

Socrates said that the unexamined life isn’t worth living. We’re not sure an analogous principle holds true for diction, but reflecting on how we pick our words is certainly a good thing. 


Tar Heels Talk Climate Entry Seven: The rogue governors of Bonn

There’s a notable difference in how people from different countries speak. Finland’s minister for the environment, for example, will only solemnly say, “Friends, we are living in critical times,” as he describes the urgency of taking action on climate change.