Category: Letters from the Editor

Letters from the Editor – Failing, flailing

Letters from the Editor – Failing, flailing

As I write this editorial our student government’s leadership is in Juneau, trying to convince the state legislature not to slash funding for the University of Alaska. It’s a noble effort, but I suspect...

Letters from the Editor: Homefront

Letters from the Editor: Homefront

The circuit court ruling that suspended President Trump’s immigration ban came as a small relief amid a sea of perpetual stupidity rising from our distant, disconnected capitol. A reactionary and legitimately proto-fascist move, this...

Letters from the Editor: Flesh and blood

Letters from the Editor: Flesh and blood

Thanksgiving is not a universally positive holiday for many. Indeed, in some households it’s viewed with dread, representing an awkward, obligatory time of year where political views and family skeletons create a minefield of...

Letters from the Editor: Future imperfect

Letters from the Editor: Future imperfect

Be it the Title IX office, the UAF Police or the office of the Chancellor, you can count on one behavior from the leadership of our campus—a steadfast commitment to covering one’s own ass....