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Women’s wave in midterm elections is monumental for Americans

Women’s wave in midterm elections is monumental for Americans

Jordan Hall, Views Editor November 29, 2018

The 2018 midterm elections have come and gone. They were the most important midterms of our lifetimes so far, and the first election many of us voted in. The midterms were voters’ first concrete...

Senate Judiciary Committee fails American people in improper investigation

Senate Judiciary Committee fails American people in improper investigation

Jordan Hall, Views Editor October 3, 2018

As the highest court in the country, the U.S. Supreme Court has long been held in esteem by American citizens. It is historically seen as an impartial body, fit to rule on the most important issues...

Saving serious relationships until after college benefits students

Saving serious relationships until after college benefits students

Jordan Hall, Views Section Editor September 26, 2018

Would you marry someone you met in college? Many of us would probably say no. Our parents, however, likely would have said yes. In fact, many of them probably did marry a college sweetheart.Millennials...

Intellectual diversity is vital to the future of the Views Section

Intellectual diversity is vital to the future of the Views Section

Jordan Hall & Matt Saletta, Editors of the Views Section August 29, 2018

Few spaces still exist where readers can find well-reasoned but conflicting voices featured side by side. This absence of discourse, often called an echo chamber, deprives us of the chance to challenge...

'Love, Simon' provides LGBTQ+ representation on the silver screen

‘Love, Simon’ provides LGBTQ+ representation on the silver screen

Jordan Hall, Associate Views Editor March 7, 2018

"Love, Simon" may seem like your average coming-of-age love story, but it is so much more. In one of the most progressive eras Hollywood has ever seen, "Love, Simon" is the sign of yet another change:...

Students must receive vaccinations to protect their peers

Students must receive vaccinations to protect their peers

Jordan Hall, Associate Views Editor February 7, 2018

  In 19 states, parents can elect not to have their children vaccinated for philosophical reasons. Louisiana is one of these states. These laws enable parents to avoid vaccinating their children...

Border wall deal distracts from impact on DACA recipients

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer January 31, 2018

In September 2017, President Trump announced the termination of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Thus began the nightmare for the 689,800 DACA recipients currently living in the U.S. As Tulane...

Voters must pressure Congress, Trump to reinforce ACA

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer November 1, 2017

Political tensions within Congress have come to a head recently as a result of the fight over the Affordable Care Act. On Oct. 6, Trump announced the end of the Obamacare birth control mandate, which...

Orleans Parish protects undocumented students, scrutinizes police interactions

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer September 21, 2017

Exactly one month after voting to allow undocumented immigrants to attend Orleans Parish schools, the school board has voted subsequently to protect its students further by scrutinizing police interactions...

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Attention to politics crucial for millennials in early 2020 campaigning

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer September 7, 2017

By most estimates, the 2016 presidential election lasted well longer than a year and a half. It was one of the longest elections the country has ever seen. Many citizens reported being "exhausted" by...

Border wall shutdown could prove harmful to New Orleans, other U.S. cities

Jordan Hall, Contributing Writer September 6, 2017

Time has taught us to divide ourselves, whether it be by race, gender, age, sexual orientation or otherwise. As a country, these valleys separating us have possibly never been deeper than they are today. In...

Flooding in the Central Business District and Mid-City left 16 drainage pumps out of service and forced pedestrians to wade through several feet of water as regular traffic was disrupted.

Faulty drainage leaves CBD and Mid-City under stagnant water

"There were cars everywhere, just stalled cars," Tulane junior Paul Simon said. "You could see how high the water had gone up and looked like that area had been about two and half, three and a half feet...

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