The Minnesota Daily

Letter to the editor: We are witnessing impeachment's proper use

Letter to the editor: We are witnessing impeachment’s proper use

Letter to the Editor
February 2, 2020

On Monday, one of President Trump’s defense attorneys, Kenneth Starr, delivered his defense against the Articles of Impeachment. In his speech, Starr characterized the current impeachment as a weaponization,...

Letter to the Editor: the University must declare a climate emergency

Letter to the Editor: the University must declare a climate emergency

Letter to the Editor
January 27, 2020

We are calling on the Minnesota Student Association, President Gabel, the University Senate, and the Board of Regents to declare a climate emergency at the University of Minnesota. One month ago, the City...

Letter to the editor: The kids are not alright

Letter to the editor: The kids are not alright

Letter to the Editor
January 27, 2020

Yesterday my younger sister, an 11th grader, came home from school and said that her classmate had tried to commit suicide. Nobody knew the reason, nobody knew she was not alright. Meanwhile, about 25...

Letter to the Editor: Welcome Week from a Welcome Week leader’s perspective

Letter to the Editor: Welcome Week from a Welcome Week leader’s perspective

Letter to the Editor
January 20, 2020

The invaluable first introduction to the University of Minnesota would be impossible without Welcome Week leaders. The good news is being one means a week filled with community building, leadership strengthening...

Letter to the Editor: We should be grateful for the community members who marched for climate action

Letter to the Editor: We should be grateful for the community members who marched for climate action

Letter to the Editor
December 12, 2019

All of us in the University of Minnesota community owe a debt of gratitude to the students and community members who marched to Morrill Hall to demand that the University take effective action in mitigating...

Letter to the Editor: Response to

Letter to the Editor: Response to “Free college: everyone else is doing it”

Letter to the Editor
December 12, 2019

I enjoyed the article “Free college: everyone else is doing it,” published by Jonathan Ababiy because it directly relates to themes discussed in my philosophy class. Free college for everyone would...

Letter to the editor: Response to

Letter to the editor: Response to “Historical literature, timeless value”

Letter to the Editor
December 4, 2019

In Sidney Clarke’s last column discussing the value of older literature in University courses, there is a lack of a strong stance on whether old literature is worth reading in college courses. I was...

Letter to the editor: Students should stand up for the climate

Letter to the editor: Students should stand up for the climate

Letter to the Editor
November 27, 2019

Our planet is in a state of climate emergency. Climate change is killing the planet and all of us on it, including the University of Minnesota community. Despite this enormous threat, the University of...

Letter to the Editor: As response to criticism of the Turkish American Student Association's bridge painting

Letter to the Editor: As response to criticism of the Turkish American Student Association’s bridge painting

Letter to the Editor
November 21, 2019

It has come to our attention that the panel we painted on the Washington Bridge has created confusion among some students and faculty at the UMN. As the board of the Turkish American Student Association,...

Letter to the editor: the Upper Harbor Terminal doesn’t support the public interest

Letter to the Editor
November 20, 2019

Earlier this year, the Minneapolis City Council voted to approve the Upper Harbor Terminal (UHT) Concept plan — which features a private concert venue and hotel, less parkland and river access than originally...