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Tulane must offer more study options in Middle East

Kevin Young, Staff Writer
November 9, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The Middle East is a critical area of the world in geopolitics. In Mashriq, journalists dodge bullets to report on Islamic states; in the Persian Gulf, corporations compete for oil. These situations barely s...

Dakota Pipeline harms Native Americans

Camille Frink, Staff Writer
November 9, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline have been taking place outside of Cannon Ball, North Dakota since April. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe organizes the DAPL protests and demands that construction of D...

Film festivals drive cultural shifts

Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor [email protected]
November 9, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo. Going to a movie theater to watch feature films is one of the many activities that fuels cultural life in the modern era. Film festivals give people an opportunity to branch out from the mainstream movie...

Trump mirrors racist attitude of D.W. Griffith

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Writer [email protected]
November 7, 2016
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A man who has escalated racial tension and is dangerously close to The White House slithered back into the public eye. Two men, if you count presidential candidate Donald Trump.D.W. Griffith’s landmark film, “Birth of a Nation,” based on the book “The Clansman” reentered modern discussions...

Tulane’s lack of non-Western history classes proves problematic

Kevin Young, Staff Writer
November 7, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane University’s Department of History is of the world’s most renowned programs. The department boasts dozens of scholars in social, political, cultural and economic history of the United States, Europ...

Prison strikes justified, need more attention

Camille Frink, Staff Writer [email protected]
November 3, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.For about three months, an organized movement of prison strikes has been underway. The protests' purpose is to demand much-needed improvement in pay and working conditions for prisoners in a country with one of...

Letter to the Editor: Suicide coverage lacks journalistic integrity

Jonathan Harvey, Contributing Writer
November 2, 2016
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As a student journalist, suicide on campus has been the toughest type of story to cover. It challenges you to see the act through the lens of a story, while the community sees it as heartbreak. Student death at Tulane has become normalized in my tenure here. In most instances, The Hullabaloo has published art...

2016 election requires voter participation

Sarah Simon, Views Editor
November 2, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.This election cycle has been an unusual one from start to finish. It has been groundbreaking on many accounts, but at the end of the day, we must mobilize as a community and vote for Democrat Hillary Clinto...

Informed voting vital for Louisiana Senate race

Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor
November 2, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The 2016 general election will likely be one for the ages, but these elections are only outrageous if we let them be.Both presidential candidates defy historical precedents, and we are seeing a stream of dow...

Privilege benefits men more than women in hiring

Robin Boch, Associate Views Editor
November 2, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Recent studies have proven that privilege and gender have a disturbing effect on many companies' hiring processes. Resumes for males that suggest the candidate is privileged have the highest success rate. Tho...

Letter from the Editor: why we report

Brandi Doyal, Senior Staff Reporter
October 31, 2016
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Dear Tulane community,As part of the Tulane community, The Hullabaloo and its staff share the sadness over Erin Peters’ death. On a campus where any building is reachable by a ten-minute walk, the effect of any death on the community is staggering.The Hullabaloo follows specific guidelines when repo...

Your faves are problematic, not irredeemable

Sarah Simon, Views Editor
October 26, 2016
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Every first of October, I wake up to the same thought: Halloween season has begun and it's time to watch "Beetlejuice." This year, that urge came with a guilty conscience. Though I was raised on the works of di...

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