Opinion

The war with Russia has now entered its second month. Probably the longest month in every Ukrainian’s life. I am ecstatically proud of our country and its valiant citizens. We have a bright future ahead …

Opinion

We, as graduate workers at Loyola University Chicago, are amidst  a wave of labor activism on campus and throughout Jesuit institutions of higher education.   On campus, non-tenure track faculty in the College of Arts & …

Opinion

We’re a week away from Thanksgiving break and a buzz is in the air. Not for the upcoming holiday, but one that’s over a month away.  With its message of gratefulness and backdrop of peak …

Opinion

This past year, people limited their time away from home, diligently wore masks wherever they went, and drained the color from their hands with frequent hand sanitation. After a long and tumultuous year of precautions and regulations, COVID-19 vaccines are out and available. But in order to get the protection they’ve been waiting for, people must first navigate a dense network of vaccine providers, pharmacy and hospital web pages, and portals.

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Most of us have heard the legends of Robin Hood, a man who stole money from the rich and gave it to the poor. This folktale of the power of a commoner is truly inspiring but rather rare in modern times. However, we now have our own take on the well-known legend: the popular investing broker called Robinhood.

Essays

In my column last week I mentioned the amazing efforts of Texans organizing mutual aid networks to keep themselves alive while the government — local, state and federal — sat around and abandoned people.

Opinion

It seems weird I have to write this column, but I can’t say I’m surprised. Last week, Texas was thrust into a climate change-induced winter storm that’s thrown its power and water supply into chaos. No one knows yet how many deaths will eventually be tied to this. The state and federal response would be laughable if the implications weren’t literally life and death.

Opinion

Artists do most of the work by creating phenomenal, memorable music. They match the right instrumentals with the right vocals and lyrics to change our lives in a span of usually three minutes. The only remaining responsibility is for DJs, party enthusiasts and those holding the aux cord to choose how these songs all fit together in order to create the ultimate playlist.