• A socialist’s argument for universal health care »

    31 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Earlier this month, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) was pulled out of Congress by Paul Ryan and President Trump to prevent the humiliation of a failed vote. Legislators on both sides of the political spectrum were opposed to it. Read More...


  • Leaving Brandeis »

    31 March, 2017 // 1 Comments

    Though I’m being made to go, I confess, I like Brandeis quite a bit. Brandeis has a lot to recommend it. Unlike the two institutions at which I got degrees, Brandeis has never owned slaves or profited from the slave … Read More...


  • When home doesn’t feel like home »

    31 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    My best friend’s little sister was recently admitted into Brandeis’ incoming first-year class. I texted her shortly after to congratulate her, and offered to answer any questions she had about the school.

    “Do you like it? Tell me all about Read More...


  • How to make the housing lottery more effective »

    31 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Complaints about DCL and the housing lottery have abounded in the last several weeks, but the core issue is not with number distribution or confusing choosing processes, but rather with the lottery system itself. The current system creates an individualistic Read More...


  • Mike Pence is not normal »

    31 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    After Trump was elected, one sentiment that other students often expressed was that we were “lucky” that Mike Pence would be doing most of the political work of the presidency, rather than Donald Trump. This sentiment was echoed by a Read More...

  • Add more lactose-free yogurt on campus »

    31 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Of the many complaints I may have about Brandeis’ dining services, lately there has been one that outweighs them all: the lack of lactose-free yogurt options in the C-Store and in the dining halls.

    I cannot count the times that Read More...


  • The Nike Pro Hijab enhances inclusivity »

    24 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    This year, Nike announced that they planned to launch a “Pro Hijab,” a headscarf meant for Muslim women to wear while exercising. The Nike Pro Hijab, slated to come out in 2018, is made of stretchy, breathable material, has an Read More...


  • Republican health to cover all »

    24 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    The new Republican health care plan will make sure all Americans are covered—unfortunately for many, that will be beneath enormous medical debt, and for still others it will be beneath six feet of soil. Trump was content to promise his Read More...


  • The problem with pugs »

    24 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Most people who know me well know that I love dogs. It is one of my dreams to raise my own dog. While I would prefer to adopt a dog from a shelter, this is pretty much impossible for me Read More...


  • One foot in Hong Kong, the other in America »

    24 March, 2017 // 0 Comments

    For a really long time, I have struggled to fit in, and unfortunately, Brandeis was the most challenging place of all. It was not that I didn’t make any friends; in fact, I have met and become friends with many Read More...

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