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Letter to the editor: Regarding the Turkish American Student Association's painting

Letter to the editor: Regarding the Turkish American Student Association’s painting

Letter to the Editor
November 7, 2019

We are a group of UMN faculty and students who wish to publicly express our objection and concern over an act of provocation by the Turkish American Student Association. As part of the annual painting...

Letter to the Editor: A dangerous intersection on campus

Letter to the Editor: A dangerous intersection on campus

Letter to the Editor
October 27, 2019

The intersection in Minneapolis at Essex Street SE and Oak Street SE is a main route for University of Minnesota students and is extremely dangerous. The intersection lacks a crosswalk or a stop sign and...

Letter to the Editor: Responding to 'Restricting abortion is not restricting access to basic healthcare' letter

Letter to the Editor: Responding to ‘Restricting abortion is not restricting access to basic healthcare’ letter

Letter to the Editor
October 20, 2019

I am writing in response to the Oct. 13 Letter to the Editor: Restricting abortion is not restricting access to basic healthcare. This letter responded to the assertion of two future physicians that access...

Letter to the editor: University administrators fail to show proper concern for graduate students’ well-being

Letter to the editor: University administrators fail to show proper concern for graduate students’ well-being

Letter to the Editor
October 18, 2019

Graduate students are fed up with the University administration. In early September, we realized that there was a substantial rise in health-related costs because of the switch from Health Partners to...

Letter to the editor: Race vs. money in college admissions decisions

Letter to the editor: Race vs. money in college admissions decisions

Letter to the Editor
October 13, 2019

Affirmative action has been under fire recently due to the lawsuit filed against Harvard alleging discrimination against Asian Americans. While I do think that there are good arguments on both sides, I...

Letter to the editor: The Paint the Bridge vandalism

Letter to the editor: The Paint the Bridge vandalism

Letter to the Editor
October 13, 2019

The controversy regarding the College Republicans student group’s panel on the Washington Avenue bridge is certainly important to talk about as it brings up a big issue with the First Amendment. Freedom...

Letter to the Editor: Regarding the Climate Action Caucus

Letter to the Editor: Regarding the Climate Action Caucus

Letter to the Editor
October 13, 2019

I encourage all people to get involved in learning about their personal contributions to climate change.  Climate change is a topic that has become increasingly important. It’s more than the melting...

Letter to the editor: Restricting abortion is not restricting access to basic healthcare

Letter to the editor: Restricting abortion is not restricting access to basic healthcare

Letter to the Editor
October 13, 2019

I’m writing in response to the Oct. 3 letter to the editor titled “A letter from your future doctors” and their “three components of reproductive justice” including: “1) the right to have children,...

Letter to the editor: A century of broken promises

Letter to the editor: A century of broken promises

Letter to the Editor
October 13, 2019

As I sit here comfortably in my apartment, my heart is aching for the Kurds. And as you sit wherever you are reading this, I want you to know they are being viciously attacked by Turkish forces. The Kurds...

Letter to the editor: On

Letter to the editor: On “Committee calls for strengthened diversity in UMN English department”

Letter to the Editor
October 13, 2019

I agree with the conclusion that the Committee came to. It is important to make efforts to improve diversity in among all of the departments at the University of Minnesota so it also reflects the makeup...