April 25, 2017

Posts from "thecowl.opinion"

  • Opinion | Apr.06, 2017

    Politics Vs. Principle

    by Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff “Politics without principle,” is one of the seven dangers to human virtue, as noted by Mahatma Gandhi. It is a danger we have come head to head with at this very moment. Somalia, Nigeria,…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Apr.06, 2017

    Friars Give Day: An Unnecessary Price

    by Kevin Cops ’18 Opinion Staff Although the Friars Give day on Tuesday, March 28 may be viewed from an objective perspective as meeting the goals prescribed by the Office of Institutional Development, the constant reminders and badgering of students…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Apr.06, 2017

    PC: Privilege Should Not Mean Ignorance

    by Laura Arango ’20 Opinion Staff At Providence College, students live in a bubble. We see, do, and experience similar things every day of the school year. We are blessed with the opportunity to attend classes and receive a higher…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Apr.06, 2017

    Banning Books, Silencing Voices

    by Taylor Godfrey Asst. Opinion Editor Last week I went to the library to check out a copy of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale in anticipation of the upcoming Hulu series that is premiering this month. As I pulled the…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Apr.06, 2017

    Donald Trump: President for All?

    by Katherine Opiela ’20 Opinion Staff Last Tuesday, March 28, Donald Trump signed an executive order which suspends or calls for review on several climate change laws, including Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan. With his Energy Independence Executive Order, Trump…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Apr.06, 2017

    Tangents and Tirades

    Going Nuts for PVDonuts Although I am not a paid sponsor for any bakeries or doughnut shops, I would be doing a great disservice to Providence College and greater Rhode Island community if I did not bring to light the…

    Read More
  • Letters to the Editor | Apr.06, 2017

    Letter to the Editor: Presidential Apology

    Since I am still walking on top of the ground and will be 92 next month, I wish to express my opinion concerning President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama’s false wiretapping of his residence at the Trump Towers…

    Read More
  • Featured Slider | Apr.06, 2017

    Where Were the Students?

    by Bridget Blain ’19 Opinion Staff Members of the Providence College community were invited to attend an open forum to discuss the issue of sexual assault on campus on Tuesday April 4. The forum was also intended to address and…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Mar.16, 2017

    Redefining American Values

    by Kelsey Dass ’18 Opinion Staff This land is your land; this land is our land? As President Donald Trump begins his time in office, many new decisions and policies are being made. This includes his decision regarding the Dakota…

    Read More
  • Opinion | Mar.16, 2017

    March Madness: Branding Over Talent?

    by Kevin Copp ’18 Opinion Staff The excitement created by March Madness is normally unparalleled on many college campuses. At about 5 p.m. on Selection Sunday, every fan begins to dream of his or her team cutting down the nets.…

    Read More