Opinions

The Great Cop-Out: Pro-Gun Trumping Pro-Life

Opinions February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Erin McDaniel ’15 Assistant Opinions Editor The two-month anniversary of the Newtown shooting, which left 27 people dead, is quickly approaching. Americans across the country will mark Feb.14 with angry, sad and contemplative thoughts and prayers. They will curse Adam Lanza for doing the unthinkable to a group of children.Read More

Sex and the Smithie: On Seeing Your Ex

Opinions February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

The Sex and the Smithie column is written by a different anonymous author regularly. Send your submissions to sophian@smith.edu There’s no denying that seeing your ex is oftentimes less than pleasurable. In fact, one could say it is on par with being forced to take the SAT again or even,Read More

Change WHO Can Believe in?: Why Obama’s Cabinet Choices are a Troubling Sign

Opinions February 7, 2013 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Evelyn Crunden ’13 Features Editor As we closed the book on 2012, a year lauded by some as the “Year of the Woman” and one that brought us the most diverse Congress we have ever seen, many proponents of a progressive and reflective government were cautiously optimistic. After all, Obama,Read More