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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

December 11, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

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.

Ithaca College likely to miss diversity action plan deadlines

By | Mar 2, 2016

In Fall 2015, Ithaca College set a timeline for addressing issues regarding diversity and campus climate. Although the plan covers a timeline of roughly 2 1/2 years, Roger Richardson, associate provost of diversity, inclusion and engagement and interim chief diversity officer, said it is not realistic for all deadlines to be made.

Editorial: College should pay mind to original action plan

By The Ithacan | Mar 2, 2016

It would appear that making the plan was a tactical move to save face.

Letter to the Editor: Administration misses the point

The many calls from our community members to confront structural issues at IC have been met, however, with responses in the forms of hostility, co-option or simply inaction.

Racism defines white identity

By | Feb 10, 2016

The white U.S. identity would have nothing without the populations they are still standing upon.

Collective momentum: College activists drive institutional change

By , | Jan 28, 2016

Students protesting the racial climate at Ithaca College are not the only ones finding a collective voice with which to address institutionalized racism. In a tumultuous fall semester, at least 75 other colleges and universities have begun bringing their demands for change to their administrations.

Commentary: Alumnus explains support for campus protests

By | Dec 2, 2015

The people have transformed themselves into the very embodiment of the movement.

No one’s account of an instance of racism should be ignored

By | Nov 18, 2015

It’s a kind of discomfort that no one will believe when you say you’ve experienced racism.

Open Letter: Faculty object to top-down administrative hires

By | Nov 17, 2015

We strongly oppose the recent decision by President Tom Rochon to create a “Chief Diversity Officer” position at Ithaca College.