Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Why I don’t want kids

Why I don’t want kids

By Arnav Mehra, Collegian Columnist

November 7, 2019

Why have children if you can’t provide for them?

Breaking barriers in study abroad

Breaking barriers in study abroad

By Victoria Tustin, Collegian Contributor

November 7, 2019

Regardless of who you are, there is an opportunity to travel. That shouldn’t be taken lightly, writes Victoria Tustin.

Don’t be fooled by Trump’s ‘ceasefire’ with China

Don’t be fooled by Trump’s ‘ceasefire’ with China

By Greg Fournier, Collegian Columnist

November 6, 2019

Trump’s trade war ceasefire is a ploy to win over Midwestern voters for the upcoming election, writes Greg Fournier.

Why not sharing the same beliefs as your parents is okay

Why not sharing the same beliefs as your parents is okay

By Gabriela Campos, Collegian Columnist

November 5, 2019

Opinion: It’s okay to not share your parents’ beliefs.

Stop eating at Chick-fil-A

Stop eating at Chick-fil-A

By Shona McMorrow, Collegian Columnist

November 4, 2019

Opinion: “The LGBTQ+ community deserve to feel safe and accepted. That is threatened when companies like Chick-fil-A receive unwavering support.”

Dear Mayor Pete, I’m not here to sit and look pretty

Dear Mayor Pete, I’m not here to sit and look pretty

By Emma Garber, Assistant OpEd Editor

November 4, 2019

On Thursday, Oct. 24, I was sitting in a lecture when my friend invited me to a spur-of-the-moment drive to New Hampshire to see presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg speak at Bow High School. “Mayor Pete” would be outlining his new policy plan for women, “Building Power”. As an undecided voter, I was curious to hear what he had to say. Afte...

Implicit bias is a symptom, structural inequality is the root sickness

Implicit bias is a symptom, structural inequality is the root sickness

By Jennie Moss, Collegian Contributor

October 30, 2019

Why we must look beyond individualized notions of implicit bias.

Why you should dress up as a sexy cat this Halloween

Why you should dress up as a sexy cat this Halloween

By Brigid Hern, Collegian Columnist

October 30, 2019

Opinion: Stop pigeonholing women into baseless categories.

United States lawmakers need to make up their minds about Syria

United States lawmakers need to make up their minds about Syria

By Neil Singh, Collegian Contributor

October 29, 2019

Opinion: “Do you want our efforts in the Middle East ended, or do you want them done better?”

Letter: Fighting anti-Semitism with hate isn’t working

Letter: Fighting anti-Semitism with hate isn’t working

By Letter Contributor

October 29, 2019

“The swastika is more than just a symbol of anti-Semitism; instead, it represents the hate that comes from a global system of white supremacy.”

UMass needs reusable to-go containers

UMass needs reusable to-go containers

By McKenna Premus, Collegian Columnist

October 28, 2019

Opinion: “UMass should reconsider whether or not compostable containers truly are the most sustainable option,” writes McKenna Premus.

Stop stigmatizing age-gap relationships

Stop stigmatizing age-gap relationships

By Makailey Cookis, Collegian Columnist

October 27, 2019

Opinion: Couples with a difference in age do not deserve judgement, writes Makailey Cookis.