The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane Law School hosts free speech and privacy conference

Tulane Law School hosts free speech and privacy conference

Batu El, Contributing Reporter

October 3, 2018

As every law student learns, the right to free speech is held in high esteem in the legal system. But what happens when the right to free speech, guaranteed by the First Amendment, conflicts with the right to privacy? Tulane University Law School hosted a “Privacy, News and the Future of Freedom of the ...

Tulane should not allow pro-life movies like “Roe v Wade” to film on campus

Tulane should not allow pro-life movies like

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

September 13, 2018

When Tulane was too “busy” to film an anti-abortion movie on campus this summer, they got awfully lucky. What happens on this campus and is endorsed by our administration is a direct reflection of the values this university holds. “We strive to foster the highest potential within individual...

Tech companies should reject anti-Semitism on their platforms

Tech companies should reject anti-Semitism on their platforms

Jonathan Krantz, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018

Following a year filled with fake news, neo-Nazi rallies and waves of white nationalism, the powers that be are finally taking a stand by definitively stating that Nazis are bad. For those feeling excited that this president's administration, which somehow botched every chance to denounce anti-Semitism,...

Students should work to protect freedom of speech for all

Students should work to protect freedom of speech for all

Amy Urbina, Contributing Writer

December 12, 2017

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech …" These words that start the Bill of Rights and the United States Constitution and have resonated with Americans as they have fought for progress and...

Flag burning prohibition presents contradiction for freedom of speech

Flag burning prohibition presents contradiction for freedom of speech

Quinn Burke, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017

From protests against the Vietnam War to those against the World Trade Organization, flag burning has always been a surefire way to catch attention and get people fired up. For many controversial moments in the American history, people have been there to burn flags. But for every person burning a flag...