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This is My Opinion!: the DW Opinions podcast

This is My Opinion! is a weekly Daily Wildcat podcast that raises popular questions and picks the brains of our opinion staffers. Hosted and produced by the Opinions desk at the Daily Wildcat. "Online all the time, at dailywildcat.com." Listen anywhere you stream podcasts including Spotify or Apple Podcasts! Read more

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Updated October 16, 2021

OPINION: We must normalize preferred pronouns

What are preferred pronouns and why are they important? Even for allies, normalizing the use of pronouns when introducing yourself, correcting people when they misgender others and ensuring that you know a person's correct pronouns are some of the most essential steps you can take to help genderqueer, non-binary and trans folks be included and validated in society.  Read more

OPINION: Why ethnic studies are vital

Ethnic studies is an important part of education at every level, not only for learning about cultures other than one's own, but for becoming a more well-rounded student and doing better in school overall. Read more

OPINION: Disney's "Mulan" unsurprisingly causes controversy in the film world

The debut of Disney's live-action remake of the classic Mulan was championed to be a movie representing Chinese culture that would not be white-washed. However, amidst controversy surrounding the Chinese government detaining an ethnic minority, Uyghur muslims, in re-education camps, as well as government-backed police brutality against Hong Kong protesters, Disney is now facing a massive boycott for a thank-you note at the end of the film. Read more