A Creek Named Malaita

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August 24, 2020

In the last installment of this series, I never explained why I chose to name this series “The Red Priests of Power.” Before I write on the greatest human rights violation taking place today, I’d like to explain. 

The term “priests of power” originates from George Orwel...

July 29, 2020

The Student Coalition to Abolish Greek Life at AU has officially endorsed a candidate in the make-up election following the resignation of Nikola Jok, urging students on its Instagram story to write in Mason Peeples onto their ballots. Peeples is dating one of the key...

July 2, 2020

Letter from the Editor: this article contains detailed accounts of sexual and racial abuse, and may be triggering to readers.

Throughout the course of the last week, two Instagram pages have sent shockwaves through the AU student body. 

Amidst the movement against police...

May 25, 2020

On May 1 of this year, a panel sponsored by the New School in New York City called “Coming Together: Gender and Privilege in the Youth Climate Movement,” took place on Zoom. It was organized by Ludovica Martella, a researcher and reporter on sustainable practices and c...

April 22, 2020

“This is not going to happen while I’m the chair.” 

Those were the exact words chair of the Board of Trustees Jeff Sine told me in the Spring of 2019, the semester after I had published “Board of Trustees rejected 2014 committee report recommending fossil fuel divestmen...

April 17, 2020

NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: The subject of this article, who has requested anonymity, told her story over four months' worth of interviews, and has consented to the publication of certain medical details  mentioned.  

“Do you know what a manic episode feels lik...

March 11, 2020

The Chinese government’s response to the initial CO.VI.D.-19 coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, the most highly populated city in central China and the capital of the sprawling Hubei Province, is emblematic of the deeply entrenched institutional weakness it has been desper...

February 19, 2020

On February 3, A.U. provost Daniel Meyers announced to several faculty members that A.U. had sold off a bundle of several funds managed by State Street Global Advisors (S.S.G.A.), which contained Carbon Underground 200 companies, and had re-invested in a suite of new f...

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