Opinion

We should value conservative writers

When both sides are not represented in a forum, the moderates die out. Instead, they retreat to echo chambers at either end of the political spectrum. This leads to harmful, radical politics, the likes of which we are currently experiencing.


Free speech is important, but it can be dangerous

Many conservatives and libertarians will argue that banning any speech, no matter how inflammatory, is the markings of an overbearing, dictatorial government. I disagree. Keeping Nazis out of our streets should be a no-brainer, something so uncontroversial that we shouldn’t even have to have debates about it. 


OUR VIEW: UA should have a free speech zone

 Open and public discourse is an integral part of ensuring we remain a united student body despite our political differences. Having a space for this explicit purpose would be a message from our administration that they value both the voices of students and healthy political discourse.


Trump bringing back the nativity scene is disrespectful

Bringing back the nativity scene is a slap in the face to the remaining religions thriving within America. Placing the nativity scene on the grounds of the most important house in the United States is sending the message that their president forgets those who do not practice Christianity.