Post Tagged with: "violence"

LARKIN: Remove Violence From Ideological Fights

LARKIN: Remove Violence From Ideological Fights

On Inauguration Day, a black-clad vigilante figure punched white nationalist leader Richard Spencer on camera. Viewed around the world, the punch elicited mixed — but often positive — reactions online. For many, violence feels like the necessary or even obvious solution to the increasing assertiveness of white nationalists, whether in[Read More…]

by November 1, 2017 3 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
VIEWPOINT: Fight to End Gender Violence

VIEWPOINT: Fight to End Gender Violence

“Women’s rights are human rights, and human rights are women’s rights,” declared Hillary Clinton at the 1995 U.N. Council on the Status of Women. More than 20 years later, this pivotal speech is still referred to as a global wake-up call regarding daily violations against women’s basic rights. Further, Clinton’s[Read More…]

by December 6, 2016 2 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: North Dakota Struggle Goes Unnoticed

If there are two things that do not mix, they are clean drinking water and oil pipelines — specifically, oil pipelines subject to extremely lenient environmental reviews. The construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline by Energy Transfer is the most recent form of injustice in a long and complex history[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top
Friends Remember Waugh

Friends Remember Waugh

In his short time at the Georgetown University Law Center, Mark Edward Waugh (LAW ’16) left behind a legacy of eloquence, dedication and leadership. Waugh attended Langley High School in nearby McLean,Va., where he befriended classmate Rahul Gupta. Gupta, who received a master’s in physiology at Georgetown in 2013, was charged on[Read More…]

by October 22, 2013 0 comments City News, News

New Releases

‘Suit & Tie’ | Justin Timberlake ft. Jay-Z 5/5 Stars It was a great couple weeks for comebacks, and none could be better than the return of JT. His first new song in six years features Jay-Z, no less. The song shows off Timberlake’s incredible vocal range, hitting both high[Read More…]

by January 18, 2013 0 comments The Guide
MONOD: Gaming a False Culprit

MONOD: Gaming a False Culprit

My breathing is light as I pursue my target down a dark hallway. He has not seen me yet; I hope he never will. I sneak up behind him and aim my rifle at his head. I fire, and a message appears before me. “75 assault rifle kills,” it says,[Read More…]

by January 15, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Violence Enhances, Threatens Football

It’s funny how we look at history. We sneer at the barbarians and stick our noses up in the air as if the present moment in time is far superior. How brutal those ancients were! Naked wrestling matches? Gladiators dueling in the Coliseum? Fights to-the-death against lions and bears? It[Read More…]

by October 29, 2012 0 comments News, Opinion

Panel Examines Violence

Three experts on the violence in Colombia discussed their work at a panel on Wednesday. The event, called “Immortal Joy and Furrows of Pain: Terror and Testimony in Colombia,” was organized by the Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice and featured photographer Stephen Ferry and writers Sibylla Brodzinsky and Max Schoening. Photographer Harry Mattison served as moderator[Read More…]

by September 14, 2012 0 comments City News, News
Advocacy Group Reclaims the Night

Advocacy Group Reclaims the Night

Walking around Georgetown’s campus, it’s difficult not to notice that there are women everywhere. With the female population topping 55 percent of the student body, it may seem like issues of women’s health and safety would be a major concern for the Georgetown community. There are countless organizations that attempt[Read More…]

by September 14, 2012 0 comments The Guide

R U Ready? Kicks Off

The eighth annual R U Ready? event paved the way for an increased dialogue on sexual assault Thursday night in Copley Formal Lounge. ore than 100 students and faculty members attended the event, which aimed to provide an educated discourse for sexual assault on campus. Rape, Abuse and Incest National[Read More…]

by October 1, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News