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The Minnesota Daily

Opinion: Saving Sappho

Opinion: Saving Sappho

by Trinity Fritz Lawrence
Published June 8, 2022
With so few classic female authors, scholars must treat them with the same respect and careful study as male authors.
Opinion: License plates and monuments: stepping stones to justice

Opinion: License plates and monuments: stepping stones to justice

by Subhika Rao
Published June 8, 2022
Recent legislation for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women raises awareness. What more can Minnesotans do to make change?
Opinion: Why We Need Community Control of Campus Police

Opinion: Why We Need Community Control of Campus Police

Published March 11, 2022
The University should also implement a CPAC consisting of University community members who are policed by the UMPD. 
Opinion: The University’s low-wage workforce

Opinion: The University’s low-wage workforce

by Izzy Laderman
Published March 3, 2022
One’s cost of living doesn’t decrease because their paycheck happens to come from the University of Minnesota.
Opinion: No, The Daily is not complicit in marginalizing Jewish students

Opinion: No, The Daily is not complicit in marginalizing Jewish students

by Lucy Cohen
Published February 22, 2022
The Hillel board members’ dismay at the Daily is misdirected.
Opinion: Is The Daily complicit in marginalizing Jewish students?

Opinion: Is The Daily complicit in marginalizing Jewish students?

Published February 15, 2022
The Daily has given little space for the experiences of Jewish students to be seen and heard.
Opinion: I was one of the 136 arrested on April 16 in Brooklyn Center. This is my story.

Opinion: I was one of the 136 arrested on April 16 in Brooklyn Center. This is my story.

by Noor Adwan
Published April 22, 2021
Will I be out on the streets again after this experience? Absolutely. If anything, this experience further solidified my opinion that I should be out protesting in the first place.
Opinion: Student food insecurity: the complications of depression and tuition

Opinion: Student food insecurity: the complications of depression and tuition

by Gigi Otten and Trey Feuerhelm
Published April 15, 2021
Student leaders from the UMN Swipe Out Hunger have designed three steps state and federal policymakers need to take to fight student hunger.
Arne Carlson: The anatomy of a scandal

Arne Carlson: The anatomy of a scandal

by Arne Carlson
Published March 31, 2021
The concern is not that problems and controversies occur. That is the norm of human existence. Rather, the test is how leadership handles each crisis.
Opinion: Minneapolis should re-open 38th and Chicago — conscientiously

Opinion: Minneapolis should re-open 38th and Chicago — conscientiously

by Connor Wilson
Published March 25, 2021
If George Floyd Square were to be re-opened, it should be done with input and open dialogue from the city, the local community and activists who have made an effort to call for reform in peaceful ways.