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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

October 23, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

Black man, white officer, gray justice system

By | Oct 1, 2018

We have to hold our police officers to higher standards; without substantial reform within police stations, minorities will continue to be on the receiving end of bullets fired from an unjust system.

Editorial: IC Republicans’ statement is inaccurate and offensive

By The Ithacan | Sep 12, 2018

IC Republicans have painted racist, broad assumptions about a group of people who have proved again and again to be innovative, hardworking and devoted — all qualities that make America truly great.

Commentary: Immigration benefits the economy

By | Sep 12, 2018

That is what IC Young Americans for Liberty stands for on immigration. This would allow for the freer mobility of people to better their lives, while also contributing what they can to our society.

Studying dead white males

By | Apr 25, 2018

Reed College isn’t an anomaly. In the past, students at other institutions have objected to studying the scholarship of white men, dead or alive.

Anti-ageism activist speaks about fighting discrimination

By | Oct 30, 2017

Ashton Applewhite, anti-agism activist, is a leading spokesperson in the movement against discrimination on basis of age. She spoke at Ithaca College Oct. 23.

Commentary: Remedying the ignorance outbreak

By | Oct 25, 2017

These cold temperatures bring about an outbreak of illnesses on campus, but also a sickness that I believe can take more time to heal from: ignorance.

Deja View: ‘Ghost in the Shell’ and white washing in Hollywood

By | Apr 5, 2017

In this week’s episode of Deja View, Assistant Life & Culture Editor Jake Leary sits down with Contributing Writer Patrick Pinney to discuss his review of “Ghost in the Shell.” Then, Jake and Patrick discuss the ever complicated issue of white washing in Hollywood.

Review: ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ confronts white complacency

By | Mar 21, 2017

“I Am Not Your Negro” is a poignant and powerful analysis of race relations in this country that goes unmatched by any other film in recent memory.

Review: Washington directs a home run with his latest film

By | Feb 21, 2017

The viewer watches “Fences” with mingled horror and pity as Troy (Denzel Washington) destroys his relationship with his son and, eventually, wife.

Review: Jordan Peele’s horror film examines racial tension

By | Feb 15, 2017

Peele’s direction screams a boldness that one would expect from a filmmaker decades into his career, much less someone on his first feature.

Q&A: Professor publishes op-ed analyzing Trump’s success

By | Dec 4, 2016

Following the results of the 2016 election, Staff Writer Ryan King spoke with Figueroa to discuss the op-ed and his thoughts on Trump’s victory.

Nonfiction writer Kiese Laymon to talk racial identity at IC

By | Oct 5, 2016

The next writer in the Distinguished Visiting Writers Series, Kiese Laymon, is a new author that explores American racism and culture in his work.