Day: February 24, 2016

Democratic Party must embrace voters’ leftward shift

By Nick Barone – 6 years ago

Whether Senator Bernie Sanders wins the presidential nomination or not, the Democratic Party may end up going through a political revolution on its own come this No­vember. On Feb. 20,…

Clean Power Plan delay stunts environmental progress

By EMMA JONES – 6 years ago

On Tuesday, Feb. 09, the Supreme Court halted Obama’s Clean Power Plan, his most significant effort to fight climate change, from going into effect. The court was divided 5-4 on…

BDS proposal ignores economic side effects

By JESSE HOROWITZ – 6 years ago

In December of 2013, Mahmoud Abbas, the President of the Palestinian Authority, came out against boycotting Israel. Specifically, Ab­bas stated that “we do not ask anyone to boy­cott Israel itself…We…

HEL show uses collective approach to create sketches

By MATT STEIN – 6 years ago

Everyone needs a laugh sometimes. For all those stuck inside on the weekends writ­ing papers, studying for tests and working on homework, few phrases can ring as true. Add­ing the…

Alash brings Tuvan style song to campus

By CONNOR MCILWAIN – 6 years ago

Alash, an award-winning Tuvan throat singing group, is set to perform on campus. Throat singing involves using more than one pitch at a time. The practice is an important aspect…

Lion Babe neo-soul roars on new album

By JILLIAN ELKIN – 6 years ago

Lion Babe’s debut album, “Begin,” wows with a neo-soul sound that toys with the line between retro and modernism. The voice, Jillian Hervey, and producer Lucas Good­man comprise this New…