Massachusetts Daily Collegian

James Mazarakis
James is an op-ed assistant at The Collegian. He is a junior sustainable community development major also studying mathematics and public policy. A former columnist, this is James's first year as an assistant editor. He is seeking to explore the intersection of community engagement, data, and politics in his writing.

James Mazarakis, Assistant Op-Ed Editor

Oct 12, 2018
Tratemos (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Let us try (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Columbia Gas and National Grid failed us; now what? (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
言论自由不代表Alex Jones 对社交平台享有绝对权利 (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Free speech doesn’t mean that Alex Jones is entitled to a platform (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
Sinclair Broadcast Group’s message is covertly deceptive (Story)
Apr 03, 2018
Boycotts are part of the free market (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
UMass protest policy is dumb, but that’s the point (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
An open letter to the students in Parkland, Florida (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
A national military parade can’t beat local parades (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
The solar panel tariff is not about jobs (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
Anecdotes do not show the full picture (Story)
Nov 14, 2017
Amazon is abandoning UMass. What do we do now? (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Bedenken Sie die Auswahl, bevor Sie Ihre Stimme abgeben (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Considering the options when casting your vote (Story)
Oct 17, 2017
Trump’s Twitter has unprecedented influence on society (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
First response is important, but a long-term response is too (Story)
Sep 06, 2017
Four takeaways from Boston’s ‘Free Speech’ counter-protest (Story)
Apr 03, 2017
Driverless cars represent the challenges of hyper-innovation (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
North Korea in the tense spotlight (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
With Perez, Democrats remain in limbo (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
Money machines: unpopular and a waste of time (Story)
Jan 30, 2017
A Pence presidency is not great, but it may be better (Story)
Jan 23, 2017
Donald Trump is gutting journalism with his Twitter (Story)
Dec 06, 2016
Standing Rock’s message could save America (Story)
Nov 15, 2016
Protesting is our last front (Story)
Nov 01, 2016
If you like Bernie Sanders, listen to him (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Expanding the charter cap is gambling the taxpayer’s money (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
Give us cybersecurity or give us war (Story)
Sep 20, 2016
Bridging the divide between eastern and western Massachusetts (Story)