EDITORIALS


3/25/2018 8:44pm

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Editorial: Happy internship season, Tar Heels

It may be time to shed your winter bae to prepare yourself for the next season which involves just as much unrequited love, rejection and, on rare occasion, affirmation.  Internship Season is upon us. Here are some guidelines for navigating these next few stressful months!


3/8/2018 8:35pm

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Opinion: A guide to escaping Chapel Hill

If you’re stuck in Chapel Hill this spring break, have no fear. There are tons of fun, affordable and exciting things to do outside of the Chapel Hill bubble.


2/25/2018 11:24pm

Fox News commentator Tucker Carlson delivered the School of Media and Journalism's Roy H. Park Distinguished Lecture on April 12, 2018. Carlson’s slating drew criticism from the Chapel Hill community. Cartoon by Emily Yue. 

Editorial: Tucker Carlson is not a journalist

 The Triad Foundation gave over $56,000 that year to the Media Research Center, a nonprofit whose self-proclaimed sole mission is “To expose and neutralize the propaganda arm of the Left: the national news media.” 

2/20/2018 7:01pm

Opinion: Olympics end, inequality stays

Building up male-dominated sports as more exciting than women-dominated sports brings up the complicated history of the exclusion of women in society. 


2/15/2018 7:44pm

Editorial: Will football make it to Super Bowl LXXII?

Football participation rates are on the decline, with star parents such as Mark Cuban, Justin Timberlake and Barack Obama saying they wouldn't want their children to play football. What does this mean for the sport's future?


2/9/2018 12:33am

Marchers move down Jones St. at the 11th HKonJ march in Raleigh on Feb. 11, 2017.

Editorial: Why you should attend HKonJ this Saturday

HKonJ, which starts at 8:30 a.m. in Raleigh, represents the coming together of people concerned about the direction our state and country are going in. Last year was a high mark for HKonJ, with over 80,000 people in attendance. That is wonderful, and hopefully, that number will rise this Saturday. 


2/7/2018 9:30pm

Editorial: Take note! Write notes!

Do you remember a time before cell phones and email when you actually penned notes to your friends when they came to your birthday party? 


2/5/2018 7:48pm

Editorial: Our minds can be our worst enemies

A more serene, pure and lasting happiness awaits you on the other side, once you build acceptance and gratitude for the present moment into your mental repertoire.  


2/4/2018 9:19pm

Editorial: Expression or obsession?

Although social media sites are effective in providing an outlet for self-expression, the endless quest for online attention has affected our standards for relationships and, more broadly, our interactions. 


1/31/2018 12:07am

Editorial: The powerful stay powerful

Failing to hold the most recent perpetrators and their accomplices accountable will only keep enabling those who have not yet been exposed.