Massachusetts Daily Collegian

A Second Constitutional Convention

By Staff

March 4, 2012

Filed under Opinion

A brief firestorm erupted last month when Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg declared in a television interview in Egypt that “I would not look to the United States Constitution if I were drafting a constitution in the...

Do we expect too much from the president?

By Brittany McLellan

February 8, 2012

Filed under Blogs, News Blogs

As Americans, we look up to our President. He has been a powerful man (so far) whom we look to for guidance, for reassurance, for action and for leadership. We may be divided by whether we agree or oppose the policies they support...

Constitution protects universal rights

By Harrison Searles

December 1, 2011

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On Tuesday, Congress soundly rejected an amendment to the 2012 Defense Authorization Bill 61 to 37 that would have repealed a controversial provision that mandated the military to detain suspected terrorists indefinitely. Although supporters of the bill note that this...