The Student News Site of DePaul University

The DePaulia

To resist #NoDAPL, more than protesting needs to be done

To resist #NoDAPL, more than protesting needs to be done

Amber Colón Nuñez

February 5, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Within the first week of his presidency, Donald J. Trump has been signing a hefty amount of executive orders, one of which included an easement which ordered the Army Corps to continue with advancement of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). Read More »...

Through photojournalism DePaulia photographer has hope for future

Through photojournalism DePaulia photographer has hope for future

Geoff Stellfox

January 30, 2017


Filed under Opinions

I still remember the exact moment I saw my shot. Read More »...

Twitter parody account perfectly captures Trump’s lunacy

Twitter parody account perfectly captures Trump’s lunacy

Navgeet Sandhu

January 30, 2017


Filed under Opinions

With every great villain throughout history there has always been a greater hero that would come along and put a stop to the madness. Goliath had David; Joker had Batman; the Emperor had Luke, and now that Donald Trump's in the oval office we have been lucky enough to be graced with the presence of w...

Missing web pages challenge American values

Bela Famularo

January 29, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Alternative facts and the removal of specific pages on the White House's official website were among the first stories to break shortly after President Donald Trump took office. Pages representing issues such as LGBTQ, climate change, civil rights and healthcare were removed from the White House website. The newly ...

Moving forward in a Trump nation

Moving forward in a Trump nation

Yazmin Dominguez

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinions

When it was first announced Donald Trump was going to run for the presidency in June 2015, laughter was the common reaction. Read More »...

Former DePaul professor reflects on Obama’s 2009 inauguration

Former DePaul professor reflects on Obama’s 2009 inauguration

Mike Conklin

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinions

In Jan. of 2009, I took five DePaul University journalism students in Chicago to Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama. Read More »...

Defunding Planned Parenthood causes set backs for women’s health

Defunding Planned Parenthood causes set backs for women’s health

Danielle Harris

January 22, 2017


Filed under Opinions

For more than 100 years, Planned Parenthood has provided American women access to affordable family planning services including STD/STI testing, sex education and birth control. Read More »...

Obama presidency ends strong

Obama presidency ends strong

Saad Ahmed

January 22, 2017


Filed under Opinions

As the second term of the first African-American President of the United States comes to an end, we reflect on what may arguably be one of the most consequential presidencies in a generation. Read More »...

Meryl Streep does not speak for marginalized communities

Meryl Streep does not speak for marginalized communities

Amber Colón Nuñez

January 16, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Without even mentioning his name, Meryl Streep turned the attention away from the glitz and glamour of the Golden Globes Award ceremony to speak out against President-elect Donald Trump’s repetitive use of abusive language and behavior. Read More »...

DREAMers’ future unknown, action must happen now

DREAMers’ future unknown, action must happen now

Yazmin Dominguez

January 16, 2017


Filed under Opinions

DePaul considers itself a follower of Vincentian values. During orientation, the very beginning of a student’s academic career, we are taught the question  “what must be done?” Read More »...

Fact vs. Fiction: False news presents threat to democracy

Fact vs. Fiction: False news presents threat to democracy

Yazmin Dominguez

January 9, 2017


Filed under Opinions

An unexpected president-elect was not the only result of the presidential election. Read More »...

#NoDAPL is out of limelight but the battle is far from over

#NoDAPL is out of limelight but the battle is far from over

Cody Corrall

January 9, 2017


Filed under Opinions

On Dec. 4, 2016, the water protectors at Standing Rock rejoiced when the Department of the Army announced that the Dakota Access pipeline (DAPL) would not continue in its original path towards the Mississippi River. Read More »...

The Student News Site of DePaul University
Opinions