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McKnight shooting exposes police violence

Sarah Simon, Views Editor
December 8
Filed under Uncategorized, Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.On Dec. 1, former NFL player Joe McKnight was shot and killed in an apparent road rage incident in Jefferson Parish. While Ronald Gasser is undoubtedly guilty of murder, charging him with manslaughter is the c...

Arab-Israel discourse needs improvement at Tulane

Kevin Young, Staff Writer
November 30
Filed under Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Hullabaloo.Tulane University is home to one of the nation’s best Jewish Studies programs, a fantastic history department, renowned political science faculty, and an emerging Middle Eastern Studies program. Naturally, ...

Rental regulations need enforcement, scrutiny

Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor
November 30
Filed under Online Features, Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Hullabaloo. The New Orleans City Council passed an ordinance that will implement landmark short-term rental regulations on Oct. 20. In New Orleans, short-term rentals have become a controversial concept among citize...

Excessive Black Friday deals promote harmful consumerism

Excessive Black Friday deals promote harmful consumerism

Robin Boch, Associate Views Editor
November 30
Filed under Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Hullabaloo.The idea of Black Friday dates back to the 20th century, but in recent years the event has become extreme. This year, many major stores opened their doors as early as 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Instead of g...

Get Yourself Tested

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board
November 30
Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

In today's culture, sex is everywhere. From representations in media to individual sex lives, it becomes increasingly important to be aware of one's sexual health.While Tulane offers an array of great sexual health resources, it seems unable to accommodate the growing number of students who se...

Student activism catalyzes societal change

Sarah Simon, Views Editor
November 20
Filed under Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Hullabaloo.In 2014, a Pew Research Center poll found that 38 percent of Democrats and 43 percent of Republicans view the other party as fundamentally dangerous to the well-being of the United States. Contextualizing this data ...

Violence prevention efforts gendered, misdirected

Camille Frink, Staff Writer
November 16
Filed under Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo. Most women, at some point in their lives, have heard advice like "don't walk alone at night," "hold your car keys between your fingers" and "watch what you wear." People often share tutorials for how to es...

Tulane must improve foreign language requirements

Kevin Young, Staff Writer
November 16
Filed under Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo. Tulane University is one of the most geographically diverse institutions in the United States, attracting students from all over the country and world. Likewise, Tulane has substantive course offerings in many f...

Americans must acknowledge Thanksgiving’s racist origin

Americans must acknowledge Thanksgiving’s racist origin

Kathryne LeBell, Views Editor
November 16
Filed under Showcase, Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo. For college students especially, American Thanksgiving might be one of the best holidays of the year. Free food and childhood nostalgia can easily eclipse its dirty origin story. In truth, Thanksgi...

Trump’s 100-day plan generates opposition, fear

Robin Boch, Associate Views Editor
November 11
Filed under Views

This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.President-Elect Donald Trump has high hopes for what he will accomplish upon entering the White House. According to his 100-day plan, "Donald Trump's Contract With The American Voter," he aims to eliminate c...

We must unite

The Tulane Hullabaloo Board
November 9
Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

With the polls closed, the results in, and Donald Trump as the president-elect of the United States, Tulane finds itself in a state of reflection. The Hullabaloo acknowledges that throughout all circles on this campus, members of this community are hurting, including those who may feel overlooked.Th...

Louisiana politics remain dynamic following Election Day

Louisiana politics remain dynamic following Election Day

Kathryne LeBell, Views Editor
November 9
Filed under Views

On Nov. 8, Louisiana voters cast their ballots for Louisiana Senate as well as several proposed amendments to the Louisiana Constitution. The Senate race has gone into a runoff between Democrat Foster Campbell and Republican John Kennedy. Amendments 1, 4 and 5 passed as well, each reflecting agendas pu...

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