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We’re not racist! Remember Fr. Ted?

| Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Hanging on the wall of LaFortune Student Center is (what seems like) a decades old mosaic. Yellowed by the noxious fumes of Subway and what is certainly stains from the occasional — and utterly tragic — 3 a.m. quarter dog mishap, the mosaic depicts two pretty famous men, arms read more

On Covington Catholic

On Covington Catholic

| Tuesday, January 22, 2019

We all know who George Wallace is. The four-term governor of Alabama is one of the most infamous figures in 20th-century American politics. He is the face of the anti-civil rights movement, shouting in his inaugural address “segregation now, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever.” In June of 1963, he organized read more

Keeping an ear out

| Tuesday, January 22, 2019

I saw a tweet the other day from actor Kumail Nanjiani that really struck me. It read: “Shower thought: It’s not the songs I loved that really pull me back to a specific place in my life; it’s the songs I liked.” In my final semester here at Notre read more

We need more women’s jerseys

| Tuesday, January 22, 2019

 Dear Editor, This weekend, I went to the Bookstore to buy a ND women’s basketball jersey. The clerk said there were no women’s basketball jerseys. I also checked the Internet. I can buy men’s basketball jerseys, football jerseys and cheerleader outfits. It’s not fair that I can’t buy read more

Will this shutdown end?

| Monday, January 21, 2019

Even if you’ve tried to block out the horror that is the news cycle, you must’ve heard by now: the United States federal government is shut down. To be completely accurate, the latest shutdown is a partialshutdown — 75 percent of the government remains open and has been funded through read more

Condemning exploitation

| Monday, January 21, 2019

Fr. Jenkins released a letter to campus on Sunday regarding the Columbus Murals in the Main Building. I have no comments to share regarding Columbus, Native American history or the murals themselves: I will leave that to others who have more developed and informed positions on the topics. I do, however, want to read more

Chopped: Millennial sports programming

| Monday, January 21, 2019

I don’t really watch sports. I’ll follow the stats for the teams I like, but other than that, I really cannot understand the fervor behind televised sporting events. How can my father, and his father before him, watch not one, but four football games in a row whilst screaming read more

Clear skies

| Friday, January 18, 2019

One of my first weeks at Notre Dame, there was a particularly spectacular sunset. It was one of those days where the light seemed to bounce off dust particles in just the right way to make the world glow orange. Though I didn’t see the sky firsthand, I nonetheless read more