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The Oberlin Review

Drop in International Applications Reflects Political Shift

Nathan Carpenter, Contributing Opinions Editor
March 31, 2017
Filed under Columns, OPINIONS

One of the harsh realities faced by many in the wake of President Donald Trump’s election is that the United States is not a friendly country. Until Election Day, political rhetoric about the U.S. being a country of immigrants, a cultural “melting pot” was common. Ostensibly, a lot of people —...

Media Outlets Highlight Trump’s Hypocrisy

Kiley Petersen, Opinions Editor
December 11, 2015
Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

I think it’s no surprise to anyone at Oberlin that Donald Trump is, in no particular order, racist, sexist, homophobic, ableist, a xenophobic bigot, a white supremacist, a man with atrocious hair and an absolutely terrible Republican candidate for the 2016 presidency. A list of his actions in the pa...

Political Issues Weigh Down Action Film

Christian Bolles, Columnist
September 11, 2015
Filed under ARTS, Theater & Film

Content Warning: This review discusses violent and potentially offensive themes that may be disturbing to some readers. In order to properly instill fear in the audience, horror and action filmmakers exploit deep sources of paranoia and thrust them onto the screen. This leverage of the human psyche o...

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