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“Cancel Culture” and the marketplace of identity

Michael Conlin-Elsen, Columnist April 29, 2021

Cancel culture is a tiresome topic. The media has beaten it to death, and so much of the discussion comes from right-wing pundits who want to play the victim. Usually, cancel culture is an extension of...

Black and Asian Identities and Police Brutality

Peggy Li, Opinion Editor February 22, 2018

Although it’s been about two years, I still remember reading about the shooting of Akai Gurley, the indictment of the police officer Peter Liang and the outrage from the Chinese-American community who...

”˜Yuppie Liberalism’ Represents Untenable Politics

Andy Monserud May 8, 2014

I'd like to preface this column with a warning to Whitman's rarest minority, conservatives.  You probably have no interest in what I'm about to say, and, frankly, it's not catered to you.  There, you're...

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