EDITORIALS


1/21/2018 8:11pm

honey illustration

Editorial: "Don't call me honey"

Terms of endearment. Cute nicknames. Sweet talk. Call them what you want, but one thing is certain: there’s no amount of respect involved. 


11/26/2017 9:08pm

International instructors at UNC

Editorial: International instructors deserve respect

There is an image of the University that is understood implicitly by not only members of our community but nationwide. But what is that image leaving out? When we think of UNC, who are the people that we think belong here? Who looks like they belong here? 


11/22/2017 9:22pm

Board of Trustees and Silent Sam

Editorial: The Board of Trustees made an effort to listen, now they should act

The Editorial Board applauds Chancellor Folt for urging the Board of Trustees to take the time to listen without interruption. But providing a dignified physical space to hear the campus’s beliefs means nothing if the Board of Trustees then chooses to ignore the voices they have now undeniably heard. 


11/16/2017 11:22pm

Editorial: More than a number

Limiting someone solely by their GPA is not necessarily representative of their abilities.  


11/16/2017 8:02pm

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. 


11/13/2017 8:00pm

Editorial: Monsters can be destroyed.

The chilling answer, especially for our community, is that the worst we can do does happen. Often. Weinstein and others may now be purged.