Opinion

Activism versus advocacy: Praising victims while enabling abusers only promotes racism, sexism, performative activism

Even after the birth of the #StopAsianHate movement, white guilt and performative activism continued to keep many from understanding the message behind personal stories of Asian Americans, hindering the path toward societal change.


In Defense of Naomi Osaka: Journalists must do better

Naomi Osaka’s withdrawal from the French Open must spark a national conversation about how journalists treat athletes, and how society regards mental health.


Raising MU’s tuition further highlights privilege within admissions process

The 5% tuition increase underlines existing problems within the MU admissions process, burdening current students and discouraging future students from applying.


COLUMN: Why MU should enforce a vaccine requirement for fall semester

If MU does not require vaccines, COVID-19 will continue to spread and mutate into new variants, which will put all of us in danger. MU must mandate them so students can feel safe on campus.


Letter to the Editor: An open letter to President Mun Choi

MU administration must address student demands, or civil unrest will continue.


Letter to the Editor: MU administration must progress and change in order to evoke inclusion, diversity and equity.

MU administration must enact structural changes in order to address systemic racism in the institution, writes the six secret honorary societies.


Letter to the Editor: (Blank)phobia — fatphobia rooted in The Mizzou Store

The fatphobia blatantly controlling The Mizzou Store is just one of the ways (Blank)phobia runs rampant throughout campus. These are the ways the MU administration serves everyone except for its students.