The Politics of LDOC

A group of UNC students is using Facebook to protest Snoop Dog’s upcoming concert at UNC–a  free concert that the student body won for receiving the most online votes in an Electronic Arts contest. Meanwhile, in just four weeks Ludacris will be headlining the Last Day of Classes Concert.  It’s not clear what Duke isContinue reading “The Politics of LDOC”

A Progressive Perspective on What ROTC adds to Duke’s campus…and to our country

Three days ago, Harvard made the decision to reinstate the ROTC program on its campus after first eliminating it during the Vietnam War, and continuing to withhold support for the ROTC program because of DADT.  DADT offered a powerful justification for schools like UChicago, Yale, Brown and Columbia to withhold support for ROTC, but withContinue reading “A Progressive Perspective on What ROTC adds to Duke’s campus…and to our country”

Duke Dems endorses Sohn for YT

The Duke Democrats would like to endorse Michelle Sohn for Young Trustee; both she and Ben Getson are fully qualified to effectively communicate the concerns and ideas of the undergraduate student body to Duke’s Board of Trustees, and we therefore encourage Duke voters to rank both individuals highly on their ballots. We encourage voters toContinue reading “Duke Dems endorses Sohn for YT”