Opinion & Editorial

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Opinion: Cultural discernment should not extend to immorality

A couple of years ago I attended a comedy show here at Calvin, during which the performing comedian covered a wide range...

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Opinion: Skip the plastic

It’s a routine you know well: you load your groceries onto the checkout line, pay, grab your purchases, walk away. Don...

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Opinion: Policy-makers should tighten vaccine exemptions

Over the last century, widespread use of vaccines has almost completely wiped out contagious diseases such as measles, s...

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Opinion: What’s up with student senate?

“What does student senate even do?” If I had a penny for every time I heard that question… The simple answer is ...

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Letter to the Editor: Love in a time of Ebola

My husband is in Sierra Leone, and I am here. Since 2001, I’ve worked there for several months of the year to support ...

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Editorial: The end is near

Dear Seniors, Last Tuesday, as I was sitting in my final English course of my college career, I had a brief moment of pa...

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Opinion: Tipping should be banned

When stepping into my local restaurant, I used to feel great about tipping. Handing out a few extra bucks on top of my b...

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Opinion: The ‘whitest Oscars in decades’ shows biases in Hollywood

Last week, the Oscar nominations were announced for the 87th annual Academy Awards. There were many surprises, but a sur...

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Letter to the Editor 1/23/2015

“Love your enemies,” is one of Jesus’ most basic and fundamental commands. We are called as Christians to love eve...

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Editorial: Criticism should be constructive

This week, Kate Parsons, our online editor, wrote a story about student evaluations. She talked to a lot of people at Ca...