Opinion & Editorial

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We are the Capitol

As many of you go into the last Hunger Games movie, it’s important to take a hard look at what entices many people the...

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What I’ve learned from my temporary experience as a vegetarian

I went vegetarian for Interim for three reasons: 1) I’m competitive and wanted my dorm to win Kilowatt, 2) I’m impul...

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Letter to the editor: False Dilemma Fallacy

Dear Chimes, Joseph Kuilema’s op-ed, “Putting racism, white supremacy and white privilege in context,”...

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Letter to the editor:Christianity does not include our sin

Dear Editor, In the Calvin Chimes article that came out on Dec. 4, 2015, it talked about being more open-minded toward g...

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Putting racism, white supremacy, and white privilege in context

On Sunday, Nov. 22, two members of our community wrote “white power” and drew a swastika in the snow on a car. Many ...

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The purpose of ‘Chimes’ is to tell stories of Calvin College

Thousands of people have read the feature we published last week about Zach and Colby Roanhorse, and their story has spa...

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Don’t collapse the arts

At last week’s faculty senate meeting, the core curriculum committee (CCC) presented a “draft working model” of a ...

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A letter of gratitude

The semester is coming to a close. Tensions are rising, and time is slipping from our fingers. For some, this is the fir...

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Letter to the editor: Calvin should take a stand

Dear Editor, I am entirely disheartened by the recent strain of op-ed pieces placed in print in December. I’ve see...

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Meetings are not enough

Calvin got together and vowed to stand against racism. That’s great, honestly it is. The immediacy with which the admi...