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The Tulane Hullabaloo

Brain Waves: Not physical, still abuse

Maricela Murillo, Contributing Columnist
October 26
Filed under Views

The first week of my freshman year, the acne that had plagued me throughout high school resurfaced with a vengeance. My hair, still adjusting to the humidity, was usually little more than a halo of frizz around my blemished face, and I had to balance school, a social life and my plummeting self-este...

Tulane lacks space in classes covering new, diverse topics

Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor
October 26
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane offers a vast scope of majors, minors and courses, covering a wide variety of subject areas. At a reputable institution such as Tulane, a broad range of course content is beneficial for a holistic e...

Inexcusable anti-Muslim hate crimes at all-time high

Nurah Lambert, Contributing Writer
October 24
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Since the inception of our country, America has drawn rigid lines separating seemingly contradictory groups: wealthy from disenfranchised, white people from people of color and immigrants from natives.Today, the pre...

TUPD offers safety resources for students

The Tulane Hullabaloo Board
October 19
Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Tulane University provides an adequate amount of resources to keep its students safe when they are off campus.Living in a city with one of the highest crime rates in the country already makes our community aware of crime rates. Events like the recent burglaries have only reinforced that, which has mad...

Bee population shrinking, government action required

Caroline Davenport, Contributing Writer
October 19
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.This month, the United States added seven bee species found in Hawaii to the national endangered and threatened species lists. This addition follows news that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed add...

National donors must stay out of local school board elections

Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor
October 19
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.During election cycles, voters hear debates about campaign finances and how wealthy donors impact campaigns. Most of the attention on campaign finance laws focuses on national elections, but they also play a role i...

Black women lack political representation

Kathryne LeBell, Views Editor
October 19
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Black women are one of the most underrepresented groups in American government. This discrepancy comes as no surprise; black women are often stereotyped as angry, uneducated and incapable of participating in ...

Fad foods cause major environmental harm

Robin Boch, Associate Views Editor
October 19
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Though eating avocado toast or adding quinoa to your salad might help you feel both satisfied and healthy, the production of these foods has negative consequences for the environment. By purchasing these produ...

Libertarian platform incompatible with executive role

Sarah Simon, Views Editor
October 19
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.While Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson’s inability to identify where Aleppo is may not be the most ignorant moment of this election season so far, it does speak volumes about his incompete...

DSC workers are not security guards

October 5
Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Desk Service Coordinators, commonly referred to as "DSCs," are Tulane undergraduate students who are paid minimum wage to do a variety of duties at the dorm front desks. These tasks range from reminding students to tap in guests to "ensuring the overall safety and security" of the dorm, according ...

USG Updates – Oct. 4 Meeting

Kathryne LeBell, Views Editor
October 5
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On Tuesday night during the University Student Government meeting, the long-debated issue of transparency in voting procedure was finally addressed. The vote concluded with legislation to publish individual senator votes on the USG website. This move is incredibly important and will bring a new sense of...

Black Lives Matter in need of nuance, better leadership

August Veerman, Contributing Writer
October 5
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This is an opinion article and does not necessarily reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.If the Black Lives Matter movement wants to stop unwarranted police shootings of black civilians, it must recognize an inconvenient truth: sometimes, the police have to kill people. As agents of law enforce...

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