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USG continues reckoning with anti-Blackness at 13th senate

Haley Soares, Senior Staff Reporter April 9, 2021

This Tuesday, April 6, Undergraduate Student Government held the 13th session of the 23rd Senate. This senate meeting was centered around conversations of radical, revolutionary change within the organization...

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USG executives resign, call out anti-Blackness in organization

Apoorva Verghese, Intersections Editor March 25, 2021

During the Undergraduate Student Government’s 12th Senate session, held this past Tuesday, several members of the organization recounted their negative experiences during their time in office, sparking...

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OPINION| Anti-racist advocacy must always include solidarity

Apoorva Verghese, Intersections Editor February 17, 2021

Recently, the U.S. has seen a significantly higher rate of hate crimes committed against Asian Americans compared to past years. According to data from Stop AAPI Hate, an organization dedicated to...

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OPINION | South Asians have been complicit in anti-Blackness for too long

Apoorva Verghese, Intersections Editor October 7, 2020

There are a lot of reasons why I adore my Indian heritage. I love running my fingers across the beading on my churidars and smelling ground cardamom from the kitchen as my mother makes chai. Indian culture...

Online dating while black: How racial discrimination affects which way we swipe

Online dating while black: How racial discrimination affects which way we swipe

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor September 26, 2018

The age of the internet has revolutionized many aspects of our lives, including the way we date. Unfortunately, the racial discrimination that one might experience in real life does occur online as well. Black...

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Tulane takes the D.R.: Students reflect on identity and blackness abroad after annual “O” trip

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor August 30, 2018

“I feel black people in the U.S. benefit from a certain level of privilege from being American,” senior Harmonii Odinga said. “I definitely was made aware of the privileges of being American when...

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