October 22, 2019

Posts from "Opinion"

  • Opinion | Apr.15, 2010

    Tangents and Tirades

    This week’s Tangents and Tirades by the Commentary Staff.

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  • Opinion | Apr.15, 2010

    Letters to the Editor

    Justin Klingenberg ’12 I would like to start off by saying that any homosexual, especially young men and women that are just coming to accept their identity within themselves, would tell you that their sexuality was under no circumstances a…

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  • Opinion | Apr.15, 2010

    Obama As Idealist, Not Realist Could Be Harmful

    Earlier this week, President Barack Obama held one of the largest assemblies of world leaders in American history. The agenda had only one topic: nuclear weapons. Recently, Secretary Robert Gates announced major changes to the United States’ stance on nuclear arms. Not only has the President ordered a drastic decrease in nuclear-weapons defense spending, but he has also made drastic modifications to U.S. nuclear posture.

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  • Opinion | Apr.15, 2010

    Why I’d Give Back

    Why do I give back to PC? Maybe because of the fact that it has given me my education, my degree, and countless opportunites. Maybe because I have called it my ‘home’ for the past four years. Or maybe because…

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  • Opinion | Apr.15, 2010

    Editorial: Hope In Assault Aftermath

    On Saturday, April 10, the Providence College community welcomed over 1,000 high school seniors and their families. These students, who have been accepted into the Class of 2014, were given the opportunity to speak with student leaders, attend Mass in St. Dominic Chapel, and take tours of campus

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  • Opinion | Apr.14, 2010

    Students Join Gay Marriage Debate

    by Meredith White ’13Guest CommentaryI was utterly shocked when I read “A Not-So-Sarcastic Take On Gay Marriage” in a recent edition of The Cowl.

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  • Opinion | Mar.25, 2010

    Editorial: Coming Together in Prayer

    The Cowl Editors Campus Ministry sponsored a vigil for Haiti this past Monday. It lasted for nine hours from 12:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Every club and organization was invited to participate in an hour of Eucharistic adoration. The editors…

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Basketball’s Beauty and Where PC Fits

    Basketball is a beautiful game. Consciously conceived as an alternative to the collision-wracked chaos of football, basketball began with the belief that a player ought not be allowed to run with the ball, and thus extolled grace over grit, finesse over force, the heavens over the earth.

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    A Not-So-Sarcastic Take on Gay Marriage

    My colleague Jayo Miko Macasaquit ’11 wrote a commentary in last week’s Cowl on the subject of homosexuality. Macasaquit gave a sarcastic and humorous appraisal of what he perceives to be the injustices suffered by the gay community in America.

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  • Opinion | Mar.24, 2010

    Giving It the Old College Try

    Saturday was by far the most college day of the year so far. I know most of you guys college-ed out pretty hard Saturday, as was made obvious by the population of the quad, but I’m positive I was the most college person on campus this weekend. Let me run you through my extremely chill, extremely Dave Matthews Band, extremely college day last Saturday.

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