Opinions

U.S. ties with Saudi Arabia need reevaluation

By Sylvan Perlmutter – 1 week ago

On Oct. 2, exiled Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, to acquire divorce papers and was never seen again. Although his disappearance remains unsolved, Turkish…

Vassar should work to support Jewish community

By Jesser Horowitz – 1 week ago

[TW: This article discusses an anti-Semitic bias incident and mentions sexual assault.] During the weekend of Oct. 7, neo-Nazis associated with the Daily Stormer, an infamous alt-right website founded in…

Depictions of dissociative identity disorder misguided

By Laila Volpe – 2 weeks ago

[TW: This article contains mention of trauma, mental illness and violence.] [Spoiler Alert: This article contains spoilers for the movie “Fight Club.”] Dissociative identity disorder (DID), other-wise known as multiple…

Trump, white supremacy irrefutably linked

By Catherine Bither – 2 weeks ago

[TW: This article contains discussions of violence and death.] Since Donald Trump’s election in Oct. 2016, 21 individuals have been murdered by white supremacists (Los Angeles Times, “Violence by far-left…