Established 1874.

The Oberlin Review

Letters to the Editors

Petititions Circulate to Preserve REC Fund

John Elder, OC '53

To the Editors: In May 2007, the Oberlin City Council voted unanimously to establish a Sustainable Reserve Program funded by the revenue from selling renewable energy credits....

March 10

Class Trustees Must Consider Student Needs

Cory Ventresca, College senior

To the Editors: Executive Assistant to the General Counsel and Secretary Pam Pierron’s email sent Saturday, Feb. 25 stating the “regularly scheduled forum time will be us...

March 3

“African American” Best Term for Black Populace

Mauris Emeka, Oberlin Resident

To the Editors: By way of history, until the mid 1960s, the acceptable and respectful way to refer to African Americans (or Black people) was as “colored” or “negro.”...

March 3

OCOPE Clarifies Facts

March 3

RECs Best Invested in Community Programs

February 24

Master’s Programs Would Damage Oberlin

February 24

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Commentary

Controversial Speakers Deserve Fair Platform

Will Cramer, Contributing Writer

Author Charles Murray was invited last week to speak at Middlebury College in a move that was certain to invite controversy. Notorious for his 1994 book The Bell Curve, which su...

March 10

Philosophy Department Responds to Gender Disparities

Jackie Brant, Contributing Writer

As I argued in the Review several weeks ago, women are underrepresented in philosophy, both in Oberlin’s department and the field as a whole (“Philosophy Departments Lack Div...

March 10

Museums Lack Accessibility

Katie Lucey, Contributing Writer

In art museums around the world, one warning sign is ubiquitous in every gallery: “Please do not touch the art.” But what if a visitor’s sense of touch is the best way ...

March 3

Trump Raises Military Budget at Expense of Citizens

Jordan Joseph, Contributing Writer

In his budget proposal released Monday, President Donald Trump proposed increasing federal funding for the military by $54 billion at the expense of important domestic and ...

March 3

Academics, Communities Benefit from Developing Relationships

March 3

Immigration Raid Discourse Requires Moral Intuition

February 24

With New EPA Head, Environmental Protection Falls to Citizens

February 24

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