Wildfires change, impact Northwest

Emma Bloomfield, For the Review

September 15, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Did anyone else see the glowing skies, and smell the intense smoke emitting from our forests this summer? I sure did, and my first thought after looking outside was that the apocalypse had begun. This year’s wildfire... Read more »

Increased diversity present in arts and humanities medalists

Aspen Brooks, For the Review

September 15, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Out of the 18 individuals that received either the 2014 National Medal of Arts or National Humanities Medal, just under half are non-white, and over half are female. President Barack Obama presented the medals on Th... Read more »

Apple unveils new iPhone 6s

Katelyn Prendergast, For the Review

September 15, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Apple revealed on Sept. 9 in San Francisco its newest iPhone models, the 6s and 6s Plus, which have the strongest and most durable shell that Apple has provided with any model thus far. Apple created the 7000 S... Read more »

Letter to the Editor: Student criticizes feminism opinion article

April 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In the previous issue, opinion columnist Parker Wells wrote an article arguing that improper utilization of statistics greatly damages the feminist movement. Rather than defend the validity of the statistic (already done by online... Read more »

Time alone a personal choice, not a failure

Parker Wells, Opinion Editor

April 12, 2015

Filed under Opinion, The Rest

It’s a cliché story that’s been told since middle school — The loner, sitting by himself at the lunch table, desperate for anyone to reach out and join them. This narrative is widespread, but it ignores the norms and de... Read more »

Editorial: Vice presidential candidates too new to Linfield

The Linfield Review Editorial Board

April 12, 2015

Filed under Opinion, The Rest

To be elected president or vice president of the United States, candidates must be at least 35 years old. To be elected for an ASB leadership position in most high schools, candidates must be either a junior or a senior. The ... Read more »

Editorial: Deferred recruitment’s impact unclear

The Linfield Review Editorial Board

March 15, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The recent choice to defer Greek life recruitment to spring semester has raised a variety of concerns and sparked conversation between those who support and oppose the decision. While there are potential benefits to deferred recruitment, t... Read more »

Misunderstandings in feminism movement problematic

Parker Wells, Opinion Editor

March 15, 2015

Filed under Opinion, The Rest

Achieving gender equality is among the highest goals of modern day America, and it is widely believed that feminism is capable of making that goal possible. The difficult reality is that common portrayal and understanding of... Read more »

Rethinking infant circumcision norms

Parker Wells, Opinion Editor

March 9, 2015

Filed under Opinion, The Rest

Every day in America, in mimicking a ritual dating back to ancient Egypt, the genitals of thousands of unwilling newborns are placed into clamps and irreparably severed. This is a process known as male circumcision. Male circumcis... Read more »

Editorial: Community kept uninformed on K Sig

Linfield Review Editorial Board

March 9, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The statement of purpose for the Linfield Review newspaper declares that our primary responsibility to Linfield’s students is to report the news. We aim toward the most accurate and reliable information possible, always striv... Read more »

Editorial: College should require vaccinations

The Linfield Review Editorial Staff, Opinion Editor

February 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion, The Rest

Keeping a community healthy is a shared responsibility between all its members, no matter their role. Vaccinations are a core piece of that responsibility. Relaxed laws and flimsy policies that don’t take a strong enough stance on requiring... Read more »

Journalism a check on Kitzhaber

Jonathan Williams, News editor

February 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion, The Rest

The Oregonian’s editorial “John Kitzhaber must resign” published on Feb. 4 garnered much attention and started what became a two-week media frenzy culminating in Gov. Kitzhaber’s resignation on Feb. 13. As the story be... Read more »

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