Seth Newkirk


Seth Newkirk

Column: Free inquiry is dead, long live free inquiry

"Rejecting potential truth in the service of an ideology is dangerous. The subjection of reality to a preordained framework can have wide-reaching ramifications for society. Collective ignorance will always be worse than controversial truth in the long run."

Seth Newkirk

Column: UNC needs greater focus on class diversity

My view of the University is rather simple: the University is a place where those students who are the most talented should go after high school to continue their education. Attempts to create lasting social differences through universities can be better achieved by other means. 

Newspapers come off the press to be bundled for delivery. DTH/Chris Conway

VIEWPOINTS: Inequality itself isn't the problem

THE ISSUE: Conversations on the issue of diversity within The Daily Tar Heel have been circling the office for a while, but the way to go about solving this problem remains a point of debate. Two writers for the DTH offer their opinion on the concept of a diversity quota. 

Silent Sam is located on McCorkle Place in Chapel Hill. 

Farewell Column: Don't Remove Silent Sam

 The consensus among the majority of people at UNC seems to be that Silent Sam should be removed. Some believe that it should be put in a museum somewhere, while some think that perhaps it should merely be disposed of.