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Monday June 27th

Editorials


The back entrance to South Building is pictured through the Old Well on Oct. 17, 2021. 

Editorial: Alleged interference in hiring endangers community trust in UNC

"After decades of unadulterated racism, violence and controversy across campus, hiring a new executive leader under the influence of a polarized political climate is a disservice — not only to the UNC community, but higher education across the board. Transparency about hiring decisions is only the first step in preserving universities as trusted institutions by all communities."

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Japanese Breakfast performs Sept. 11, 2021, during Shadow of the City on the Stone Pony Summer Stage in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Photo courtesy of Matt Smith/TNS.

Editorial: The best albums of 2021

"A year marked by the rise of Olivia Rodrigo, the lackadaisical return of Lorde, the unwavering reign of Taylor Swift and the refusal by Rihanna to get into a studio, 2021 was an interesting year for music. Though it was mostly lackluster, here are our eleven favorite albums released this year – in no particular order."

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