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WEA System Highlights Underlying Racist Attitudes

WEA System Highlights Underlying Racist Attitudes

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The limited technical capabilities of the WEA system make using it in manhunt like this one incredibly risky.

Racial prejudice is a consequence of ignorance

Racial prejudice is a consequence of ignorance

April 26, 2013


Filed under Opinion

The immediate aftermath of the Boston bombings revealed tales of unparalleled heroism. Tales of ordinary civilians running towards thick walls of smoke to help those who fell victim to the bombs flooded the news. However, a much darker narrative has since plagued not only our country but the entire world....

Boston rallies in solidarity after tragedy

Boston rallies in solidarity after tragedy

April 22, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Opinion

  In a way, Boston has been through this before. The two airplanes that hit both World Trade Center towers took off from Boston’s Logan Airport. The hijackers stayed in Boston hotels, squatting until their time came. In the 12 1/2 years since those attacks, my hometown of Boston has been ot...