Staff Editorial

Sept. 30, 73-year-old Douglas Watts was shot and killed in Rogers Park while walking his dogs. The next day, 24-year-old Eliyahu Moscowitz was murdered at Loyola Park — just three blocks from where Watts was …

Staff Editorial

  There are thousands of Brett Kavanaughs. There are thousands more Dr. Christine Blasey Fords. Some are at Loyola. Some Kavanaughs are unaware their behavior ever went too far.  Ford came forward with sexual assault …

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It’s become a tradition none of us have asked for: Every few weeks, The Phoenix reports on instances of crime around Loyola — crimes campus police didn’t notify students about.  Less than one year ago, …

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In the fight to uphold the credibility and dignity of the work done by reporters for The Phoenix and other news outlets, this week delivered a crushing blow to the cause. The New York Times …

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Midterm elections don’t get the credit they deserve. While presidential elections have usually drawn the biggest voter turnout numbers, midterms have always proven to be just as consequential — yet their turnout numbers are dismal. …

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This fall, Loyola’s private police force became the latest example of police departments across the country in equipping its officers with body-worn cameras designed to increase transparency and accountability.  But despite its apparent effort to …

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On Aug. 25, America said goodbye to Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.). The country reflected on his trials and triumphs, commending him for his valor during the war in Vietnam and years of service in Congress. …

Staff Editorial

President Donald Trump’s rallies often become arenas to berate and boo “the enemy of the people”; journalists are being detained and killed all over the world and the words “fake news” have become such cliche …