The Huntington News

This photo of an old Uyghur man wearing a Tumaq, which means a fur hat, is a cultural accessory that Uyghur people wear. There are  many injustices being done to these Uyghur people and we must speak up against the oppression.
Op-ed: Oppression impacts everyone negatively
Kaiser Mejit, contributor • May 17, 2022

When I was working at Snell Library as an international graduate student in 1998, I came across a magazine cover photo by chance. Laid across...

Those who identify within the Asian and Pacific Islander, or AAPI, community should be equally represented in the film and television industry. Their voices matter and should be recognized on the big screen rather than only the white actors.
Op-ed: The film industry needs to improve its Asian and Pacific Islander representation
Jethro Ronald Lee, contributor • May 12, 2022

As a Filipino Chinese American, I am instilled with the hope that I can still achieve my dreams as a minority in the United States whenever I...

Northeasterns global campuses are not receiving the same resources as the main campus in Boston. Study abroad students within the and NU Bound programs stress the need for the same available support.
Op-ed: Northeastern needs to provide resources for study abroad students
Rachel Umansky-Castro, opinion editor • May 6, 2022

With a school like Northeastern that promotes campus resources, why is it that not all students feel supported? Due to Northeastern's increasing...

With the 2022 midterm elections coming up, we must do our part by registering to vote in order to have our voices heard.
Op-ed: We need to pay attention to voter suppression laws ahead of the 2022 midterm elections
Ashley Clark, contributor • May 2, 2022

Politicians are trying to stop you from voting. In the nine month period between January 2021 and September 2021, nineteen states enacted 33...

The United States must avoid getting into a war while still taking a stand against Russia.
Op-ed: We must stop technological exports while avoiding a complete ban on Russian products
Tim Zhao, contributor • April 19, 2022

President Joe Biden recently tweeted, "Our European, American, British colleagues will not stop and will not calm down until they have exhausted...

The fast paced spread of information on social media platforms should not be a replacement for traditional news outlets.
Op-ed: Content on social media is no alternative to professional news outlets
Alexis Zacharakos, contributor • April 15, 2022

We cannot go online without a reminder of the current war in Ukraine. Not only on news outlets is the event thoroughly covered but on social...

Antisemitism has played an increasing role in Putins invasion and war efforts against Ukraine.
Op-ed: How Antisemitism is Ingrained Into the Russia-Ukraine War
Isabel Baron, contributor • April 15, 2022

Eastern Europe has dealt with antisemitism in different capacities for centuries on end, but Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recent statement...

The US must support Ukraine, while avoiding the possibility of war.
Op-ed: Global conflict with Russia is one thing we can't afford
Melissa Rejuan , contributor • April 3, 2022

Over the past three months, Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun one of the largest attacks on a European country in decades. What was...

Classical music should still be valued in todays society.
Op-ed: Classical music has value despite its ‘old-fashioned’ reputation in pop culture
Jethro Ronald Lee, contributor • April 1, 2022

You’ve probably heard the flashy, up-beat music of BTS, Lil Nas X and Ariana Grande blasting from the radio. Popular music today heavily relies...

Floridas recently passed House Bill 1557 presents potential harm to LGBTQ+ students.
Op-ed: Everyone should pay attention to Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill
Renée Abbott, staff writer • March 27, 2022

Florida lawmakers passed the House Bill 1557, or the “Don’t Say Gay bill,” Feb. 24. Florida House Representative Joe Harding sponsored...