For the Countless Victims and the RIC Community,
For the Countless Victims and the RIC Community, Sexual assault is the most abhorrent of crimes. Period. To commit such an act is self-aggrandizement of the highest and most deplorable degree. It is disheartening to know that we, as both a society and culture, continue to exist in an ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Reed voted against seniors!
To the Editor, When Jack Reed voted for the Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as“Obamacare,” he voted to cut medical bill assistance to senior citizens by $716 billion; a figure reported in an impact study of “Obamacare” by the Government Accountability Office released in July of 2012. ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Is Buddy really a good choice?
I am not a Rhode Island voter, so I usually do not pay attention to the things going on in the Rhode Island elections unless it has to do with Rhode Island College. I recently read an article about Buddy Cianci, and I can not keep this opinion to myself: Buddy is an accused rapist. […]Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Reacting to Student Body Reaction
To the Editor, I understand the student reaction to the inflammatory, hurtful rhetoric during the “demonstration” last week. The religious group was pretty brusque, never mind offensive. But it was NOT a hate crime. They knew that their so called message would not receive a warm ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Ending the Criminalization of Hemp
To the Editor, “The greatest service which can be rendered any country is to add a useful plant to its culture.” – Thomas Jefferson. It’s ironic that the country founded on the principals of and liberty and freedom still prohibits its citizens from growing a plant. I’m ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Responding to “Responding to Mike Brown”
To the Editor, I am writing this letter in response to the article, “Responding to Mike Brown.” I find the writing and the opinions expressed to be particularly appalling given the well-known circumstances surrounding the murder of Mike Brown. As a student of Rhode Island College, it is ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Nathan Felkel, Sojourn
To the editor, In response to the ‘preaching’ that occurred on 9/11/2014 on the quad at RIC I was asked by several people what my opinion was as the president of Sojourn: a club that actively promotes the discussion of faith topics. Well the answer is fairly simple, Sojourn is a club that talks ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: Colleen Conley
To the Editor, After class on Thursday, I walked out of Henry Barnard onto the quad. I saw a group of students crowding around a middle-aged white man in a striped polo holding a sign about “Sin Awareness Day”. It became clear that he, and a few men he was with, had been spitting homophobic ...Continue Reading...
To the Editor: A Hurt Catholic
To the Editor, To be a practicing Catholic and hear about the men who came to our campus this past Wednesday sickens me to no end. It is a terrible shame to hear about men claiming to spread the word of God and then begin using such hateful speech towards my fellow students. God does […]Continue Reading...
Letters to the Editor
To my staff and to the readers, Thank you for sticking with us this year. It was a great year for students, for organizations and for the campus as a whole. To my fellow editors, it has been a fantastic year, and I enjoyed working with you all very much. You guys will all make […]Continue Reading...
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