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Letter: VP for Student Affairs addresses campus tension

Letter: VP for Student Affairs addresses campus tension

Eugene L. Zdziarski

September 19, 2016

 At DePaul University, we follow the example of St. Vincent de Paul by honoring the human dignity of all individuals and serving those who have been marginalized in our society. At the same time, we value free expression and are open to the exchange of ideas from differing points of view. The recent ch...

The right to joke: Which topics can satirists tackle after Charlie Hebdo?

The right to joke: Which topics can satirists tackle after Charlie Hebdo?

Emily Brandenstein

January 18, 2015

After the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, some wonder if satirists shouldn't tackle certain topics To some, satire is light-hearted humor, using comedy to poke fun at politics or recent events. But lately, satire has come under attack, with extremists taking drastic measures to punish satirists for their risqué comedy.  The Jan. 7 ...

Power of the pen: Journalists strive to tell truth in face of violence, oppression, intolerance and hatred

People hold up pens and pencils as they stand at a memorial gathering for the victims of the recent terrorist attacks in France at Trafalgar Square, London, on Jan. 11. (Tim Ireland | AP)

Kyle Tyrrell

January 18, 2015

As a journalism student at DePaul University, primed to graduate in June and get set loose into this chaotic world, I must say I have never been more proud to be a journalist and a DePaul student. Read More »...

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