EDITORIALS


9/3/2019 9:46pm

Which UNC scandal are you?

Last semester, the Editorial Board made its astrological debut by choosing the perfect Franklin Street restaurant for each Zodiac sign. Before we find ourselves in the midst of even more UNC craziness, we thought we’d reminisce on the chaos of the past few years by looking to the stars once again. 


8/29/2019 10:30pm

What's next for UNC Police?

Regardless of who is at the helm, we will remain skeptical, because we believe that it is our responsibility to hold those in power accountable.


8/27/2019 8:17pm

Editorial: We're afraid

"But we must ask ourselves what we can do, as members of a premier academic institution, to put pressure on the necessary stakeholders and make this campus safer for the Tar Heels who will come after us."


8/22/2019 10:05pm

Snaps for CAPS!

"This hotline is a small but important step toward making CAPS more inclusive; it allows anyone to access the mental health support they need at any time."

5/1/2019 5:09pm

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Editorial: We stand with UNC Charlotte

"Drew Pescaro. Sean DeHart. Rami Alramadhan. Emily Houpt. Ellis Parlier. Riley Howell. We grieve for you and will not allow your deaths to be in vain."


4/29/2019 10:10pm

Editorial: A year of the same institutional flaws

"It’s time for these institutions to be held accountable, and for them to step up and protect its students and faculty from dangers such as white supremacy before something drastic happens."


4/23/2019 7:33pm

Editorial: Investigate UNC police conduct

Respect is not simply given — it must be earned. It’s a two-way street. And according to Editorial Board, only an investigation into UNC police and the University taking accountability can provide that respect to students. 


4/21/2019 8:22pm

A brick covered with pollen outside of South building on Sunday, April 4, 2019.

Editorial: And it was all yellow

"All we want is to be able to step outside without feeling like we’ve stepped into a Coldplay song. Everything is yellow. Especially the sidewalks – we ought to just start calling them the yellow brick road."


4/7/2019 7:56pm

Editorial: Unsung, unprotected

Given the regularity with which Confederate groups come to UNC’s campus — even armed sometimes — and the fact that one of their ranks is alleged to have committed this crime, it seems surprising that the University is not on more of a high alert in regards to the Unsung Founders Memorial.  


4/4/2019 8:02pm

Duke first-year forward Zion Williamson (1) attempts to block a layup by UNC first-year forward Nassir Little (5) during the semifinals of the ACC Tournament at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte, N.C. on Friday, March 15, 2019. UNC fell to Duke 73-74.

Editorial: So Zion...we good?

All you have to do is take a long look in the mirror and realize that, no matter how high the dunk, no matter how smart the play, D00k blue never looked good on anyone.   


4/2/2019 9:11pm

Editorial: In need of a chancellor

With the University and UNC system without definitive leadership, The Daily Tar Heel editorial board has a Mary Poppins inspired message for the Board of Governors.