We need to screen people entering this country carefully, but turning them away is both a moral and a strategic mistake.
The Politic recognizes that this moment is not a debate. It is a time for our community to confront a fact: students and teachers of color do not receive the respect they deserve on this campus.
Despite the relatively clear-cut legal case against Davis, her actions served as an illuminating moment for many Americans, highlighting the sometimes difficult relationship between personal liberty and the law.
The Politic has decided to endorse neither Ugonna Eze ’16 nor Sarah Eidelson ’12 for the position of Ward 1 Alder. Both candidates approach the position from different places: Eze, as a current student and philosophy major, wants to learn more about the city and employ the connections he has formed at Yale to…
Roberts and Thomas may be on the wrong side of history, but their understanding of democracy and the freedoms it confers should not be dismissed as meaningless abstraction.
The next president will decide whether or not to unleash the floodgates of judicial progress.
The Politic endorses John Risbergs for 2015-2016 Finance Director of the Yale College Council
The Politic endorses Amour Alexandre for 2015-2016 Events Director of the Yale College Council.