Opinions

OPINION: ASUA elections worth consideration

ASUA seems much different to me than student government in high school. There is a larger student base, and the representatives actually have the ability to do something. The elected students make important decisions for their respective colleges and the university as a whole. Read more

OPINION: Volunteering in schools empowers everyone involved

Working with these students is really empowering. They were genuinely so excited to write down the recipes of their favorite food and color in the pictures they drew. It’s really rewarding to be able to help these kids learn how to write and spell. They’re so grateful for the chance to see college students and work with them. Read more

OPINION: Love yourself on Valentine's Day

I don’t know what's worse, the endless memes about being Valentine-less or overhearing hearing girls squawking about trivial nonsense like not knowing “what to wear." I HAVE to get my nails, hair, bikini, eyebrows, makeup done. Blah. Blah. Blah. Read more

EDITORIAL: Wildcat evolves with changing industry

Big adjustments have happened here at the Daily Wildcat the last few years. With the realities of the industry staring us in the face, we too have had to make tough decisions in order to continue producing the news which audiences demand and deserve. Read more

OPINION: Mike Pence shows true colors in North Korea

Vice President Pence has been known to partake in vague hypocrisy, such as walking out of an Indianapolis Colts game when he witnessed players kneeling. This time, he chose to stand only for the United States athletes and none of the other countries, while sitting right in front of Kim Yo-jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Read more

OPINION: No new NAFTA deal hurts Arizona more than most

During 2016, Trump referred to the North American Free Trade Agreement, the treaty by which Canada, Mexico and the United States can all buy and sell their goods without fear of tariffs or trade barriers, as being the “worst trade deal maybe ever signed anywhere, but certainly ever signed in this country.” Read more

OPINION: Vegan is the best way to live

So, I did. I did it. I became vegan. With no support from my friends or family, I took the initiative to start living a cleaner, healthier lifestyle. My first stop on my train to veganism was Whole Foods. Read more

OPINION: With Dow falling, Trump has no leg to stand on

Sarah Huckabee Sanders insisted the tax cuts imposed by Trump, among other things, would stimulate economic growth. Though, in theory, tax cuts may stimulate economic growth, the incentives he cut has made these tax cuts virtually useless for the middle and working classes.  Read more

OPINION: Rise of the machines is nothing to fear

The University of Arizona's College of Science is exploring these issues of advancing technology with a series of lectures titled "Humans, Data and Machines." I was excited to learn about these talks from local media, and knew I had to attend so I know when the machines will be taking over. Read more