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The Maroon

Letter to the Editor: The next four years won’t be different

February 5

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

College newspapers are supposed to be laboratories for experimenting with news, giving student journalists the opportunity to hone their craft. Since they are the future of news, I get disappointed when they adopt the same way ...

Letter to the Editor: Wildes, address divestment concerns

Max Boyce

December 9

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Dear Father Wildes, We’ve composed this letter with hopes that you will provide a clear response to the concerns being raised about the University’s investments in for-profit prisons and the fossil fuel industry. Outcries...

Letter to The Editor: In the dispute over divestment, the institutional values of Loyola are at stake

Colin Martin, cmmartin@loyno.edu

May 13

Filed under Administration, Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Dear Editor: Based on my familiarity with the national Divest movement and its principles, I would like to share some perspectives regarding the recent Maroon editorial published on May 6, titled, “Loyola should think hard...

Letter to the Editor: Class gift donations are up and are not worth growling at

Chris Wiseman, letter@loyno.edu

May 5

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

I’ve been a fan of your newspaper since my student days a long, long time ago, and “Howls & Growls” is one of my favorite parts of The Maroon. However, your March 4 edition was disappointing. You growled at “the...

Letter to the Editor: The preferential option for the poor is very Catholic

Walter Block, wblock@loyno.edu

March 9

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Editor: Regarding the letter of the Rev. Fred Kammer, S.J., in the Feb. 26 issue of the Maroon, Kammer, notifies people “who might be tempted to identify free market libertarianism with Catholic Social Teaching” that this...

Letter to the Editor: Inform yourself on Catholic social teaching

Fred Kammer, S.J., letter@loyno.edu

February 26

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Editor: For those who might be tempted to identify free market libertarianism with Catholic Social Teaching from reading the February 19th edition of The Maroon, I would recommend reading The Catholic Case against Libertarianism...

Letter to the Editor: Guns on campus is still a bad idea, training aside

J. Christopher Brown, jcbrown@loyno.edu

November 23

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Editor: I am responding to Dr. Walter Block’s letter of 13 November 2015,  “Guns on Campus is a Great Idea,” not to taunt him, but to challenge his arguments, which are supported by many people, and to give voice to...

Letter to the Editor: Guns on campus is a great idea

Walter Block, wblock@loyno.edu

November 13

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Editor: I thank J. Christopher Brown for his Letter to the Editor in the Maroon of October 30, 2015, entitled “Guns on campus is a terrible idea.” This was in response to an On the Record opinion of mine the previous week:...

Letter to the Editor: Guns on campus is a terrible idea

J. Christopher Brown, jcbrown@loyno.edu

November 6

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed, Opinions

Editor: Regarding the recent On the Record column “Guns on campus prevent shootings,” I think having students and faculty bring guns on campus is a terrible idea. I have been a responsible gun owner for over fifty years....

Letter to the Editor: Loyola is Catholic in many ways

Ken Weber, letter@loyno.edu

October 22

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

What does it mean to “be Catholic?” St. Ignatius of Loyola — one of history’s great Catholics — doesn’t mention “being Catholic” anywhere in his Spiritual Exercises. These exercises form the deepest foundation...

Letter to the Editor: Don’t encourage student loans

Pierce Presley, letter@loyno.edu

September 25

Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed

Editor: It's been a long time since I've seen Michael Giusti so completely miss the point. The concerns raised by Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and others have raised about the loan program and student debt load are not about t...

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