The Huntington News

Concerns about false sexual assault allegations should not silence everyone
Column: We must listen to all victims of sexual assault
Madison Boudreau Popovic, columnist • March 31, 2021

Content warning: discussion of sexual assault Editor’s note: The Huntington News wants students to know Northeastern University and elsewhere...

Boycotts, Divestment and Sanction, or BDS, is a movement led by Palestine against Israel.
Op-ed: The antisemitism of the Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions Movement
Jake Egelberg, contributor • March 31, 2021

The beauty of the Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions, or BDS, movement is that it isn’t limited by resource scarcity. Unlike other movements,...

Protests erupt in major cities in response to anti-Asian racism.
Column: Addressing anti-Asian hate: We can all do better.
Mia Merchant, columnist • March 31, 2021

It’s been two weeks since the killings of six Asian women in Atlanta. While there has been a push to address and end the violence, especially...

Establishment Democrats risk taking minority votes for granted.
Op-ed: Issues with identity politics
Sanjana Sanghani, contributor • March 27, 2021

With President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris sworn in, it would be remiss to forget that an unfortunate 75 million individuals voted...

We should not judge people and things from a binary perspective.
Column: Acknowledging the good and bad in everything
Mia Merchant, columnist • March 18, 2021

Humans are hard-wired for dichotomous thinking, or thinking about things in terms of binary opposites without acknowledging everything in between....

Column: Overpopulation should not be a controversial topic or just a women’s issue
Column: Overpopulation should not be a controversial topic or just a women’s issue
Maeve Singer, columnist • March 17, 2021

In the late 1960s, Paul Ehrich published “The Population Bomb,” which warned people of the detrimental effects of overpopulation, including...

Signs around campus inform students of how to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Op-ed: To honor everything we’ve been through in the past year, continue to take COVID-19 seriously
Kelly Garrity, contributor • March 17, 2021

It’s been about one year since the rapid spread of the coronavirus was officially declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization March...

The LightView office at 840 Columbus Avenue.
Op-ed: Stop Roxbury gentrification by opposing LightView 2.0 
Julianna Milidantri, contributor • March 17, 2021

When you think of what you need from Northeastern, what is it? Maybe real mental health support, healthier meal plan options or reduced tuition....

Many people use social media apps in "fear of missing out," or FOMO.
Column: A classic case of bandwagonism
Mia Merchant, columnist • March 11, 2021

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been told that not using social media is so rare. I wouldn’t consider it a huge deal, but every now...

A study from the University of Newcastle in Australia found that most people consume upwards of 5 grams of microplastic a week.
Op-ed: We must take microplastics more seriously
Maeve Singer, columnist • March 7, 2021

A study from the University of Newcastle in Australia conducted an experiment to see how much plastic, in the form of microplastics, people consume...