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Democalypse 2016: Macalester’s problem with conservatives

The Mac Weekly

September 23, 2016

It pains me to admit how many times I’ve been told, “for a republican, you’re actually really sane.” I have been complimented by my peers numerous times on my ability to respect and hear out liberal positions while ar...

In Defense of the Conservative Athlete

The Mac Weekly

April 29, 2016

We currently live in a country that is more politically polarized than it has been in quite some time. According to The New York Times, 50 percent of liberals and 66 percent and conservatives, respectively, view the opposing pa...

Macalester is to Liberal Education as Creationism is to Inquiry

March 15, 2013

Someone once said that liberally educated people know they have acquired true wisdom when they finally realize how much they don’t know. When I entered Macalester, I knew Truth. When I graduated, I realized I had lots to le...

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