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Opinion: Suffolk needs to lock it down in wake of COVID-19

Opinion: Suffolk needs to lock it down in wake of COVID-19
December 8, 2020

Last spring, Suffolk University shut down its campus and sent the majority of resident students home when COVID-19 overtook the state. Classes transitioned online to many students' dismay.  With COVID-19...

Opinion: Testing needs to be open for all Suffolk University students

Opinion: Testing needs to be open for all Suffolk University students
December 8, 2020

Students attending classes online pay the same tuition as students attending in-person classes, regardless if they are living on campus or not. Therefore, all Suffolk University students should be able...

Opinion: Stay home and do your Black Friday shopping online instead

Opinion: Stay home and do your Black Friday shopping online instead
November 24, 2020

In any normal year, millions of people would be hitting the crowded malls during the early hours of the morning on the day after Thanksgiving for the busiest shopping day of the year – Black Friday.  Billions...

Opinion: Trump out of office means freedom of the press

Opinion: Trump out of office means freedom of the press
November 24, 2020

Throughout his presidential term, President Donald Trump was known for his attacks on the press. His claims of “fake news” and his undermining of the reliability of minimally biased news outlets, such...

Opinion: It is important students see their families this Thanksgiving

Opinion: It is important students see their families this Thanksgiving
November 24, 2020

It is important that students are allowed to go home to their families for Thanksgiving break.  Many students are living alone due to COVID-19 restrictions— whether they are first year students on...

Opinion: President Donald Trump, it’s time to concede the election

Opinion: President Donald Trump, it’s time to concede the election
November 17, 2020

With 290 electoral votes and all but three states reporting results, former Vice President Joe Biden has undoubtedly won the election. Yet, President Donald Trump will still not concede the election, instead...

Opinion: Biden’s victory is a huge step for progressives, but there’s still work to be done

Opinion: Biden’s victory is a huge step for progressives, but there’s still work to be done
November 17, 2020

President-elect Joseph R. Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential election was a massive step in America turning away from the bigotry and polarization brought on by the Trump administration.  This...

Opinion: Trump is a sore loser

Opinion: Trump is a sore loser
November 17, 2020

Once again, President Donald Trump is setting a horrible example of how a person should act﹣in this case, how to act after losing a fair election. Joe Biden won the presidential election held on Nov....

Opinion: Kamala Harris as VP should give hope to everyone

Opinion: Kamala Harris as VP should give hope to everyone
November 17, 2020

Kamala Harris made history the day she was elected the first female vice president of the United States and has a lot of eyes on her regarding her big plans for America’s future.  At a time when...

Opinion: Ratemyprofessor.com should not be relied on when deciding courses

Opinion: Ratemyprofessor.com should not be relied on when deciding courses
November 10, 2020

When Suffolk University students have to choose new courses at the end of every semester, many factors come into play– including the outlook on professors. Most students choose their required courses...

Opinion: Why do we care about celebrity endorsements?

Opinion: Why do we care about celebrity endorsements?
November 10, 2020

The 2020 presidential race has been stockpiled with crisis and controversy. Both the Republicans and the Democrats have worked effortlessly to try and gain a competitive edge. With a seemingly endless...

Opinion: President-elect Joe Biden’s win sparks hope for millions

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice president-elect Kamala Harris
November 10, 2020

On the morning of Saturday, Nov. 7, five days after the polls closed, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris won the presidential election, taking the first step in healing and ailing in America.  After years...

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