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OPINION | “Political correctness” debate represents generational, empathy divide

OPINION | “Political correctness” debate represents generational, empathy divide

Sala Thanassi, Contributing Writer January 27, 2021

The concept of political correctness continues to garner mass public attention and is both intensely accursed and passionately praised. Factors such as political affiliation, class status, racial identity...

Tulane students are unsure of their political future.

OPINION | Debate fails to engage young voters

Anna Dixon, Contributing Writer October 7, 2020

  Following the presidential debate on Tuesday, Sept. 29, Google searches in the U.S. spiked on how to move out of the country, most notably to New Zealand and Canada. The continuous interruptions...

The 15 White Coats stand in front of Whitney Plantation as a symbol of their heritage and as inspiration for future doctors everywhere.

‘Resilience is in our DNA’: Tulane Medical students send international message at Whitney plantation

Carrigan English and Amy Nankin, News Editors January 15, 2020

Last December, a group of Tulane Medical students traveled to Whitney Plantation to learn more about their ancestors and their heritage. Little did they know that this small class trip would soon become...

Intersections’ top tweets of the week

Intersections’ top tweets of the week

Megan García, Staff Writer April 17, 2019

With roughly 2-3 weeks left of school and finals right around the corner, study season is in full swing. Unfortunately, this makes endlessly scrolling through Twitter even more appealing. Let’s procrastinate...

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Intersections’ top queer black Instagrammers to follow

Lauren Flowers, Intersections Editor February 20, 2019

Looking for socially conscious memes? Or just need a break from all your midterm studying? Intersections has got you covered with the top five queer Black accounts to follow this month. Celebrate an...

Intersections' top 10 Instagram accounts you need to be following

Intersections’ top 10 Instagram accounts you need to be following

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor January 23, 2019

If you need that occasional break from Twitter, you've come to the right place. This week we're bringing you the best intersectional content on Instagram that you should go follow after reading...

Tulane freshman runs Meme Dream Team Instagram page with nearly 30,000 followers

Tulane freshman runs Meme Dream Team Instagram page with nearly 30,000 followers

Campbell Lutz, News Editor September 19, 2018

Many students use social media as a diversion, but few are able to gain much traction. One freshman at Tulane, however, has been able to build a successful meme page. Julia Sterling, a freshman who wants...

Cambridge Analytica threatens privacy of millions of Facebook users

Jonathan Krantz, Staff Writer April 11, 2018

It may not come to a surprise to anyone, but now on the list of possible threats to Western democracy, along with Russia, North Korea and the possible future where Sarah Palin runs for office again, is...

Professor Brian Brox interviews Bob Schieffer and H. Andrew Schwartz about the evolution of news and the proliferation of media outlets.

Schieffer, Schwartz remind Tulane about importance of avoiding fake news

Daniel Horowitz, Views Editor November 15, 2017

The media is a circus. We live in a day and age when news sources are abundant and information is disseminated at top speed. The way the public processes and delivers news affects how we view politics...

Finsta culture emerges as the newest social frontier

Nurah Lambert, Associate Arcade Editor February 2, 2017

Scroll, like, scroll, like, scroll, comment, like. The cycle continues, first with Facebook, then Twitter, then Instagram, never ending as more content constantly materializes into the cyber badlands that...

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