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The Oberlin Review

Yeowomen Notch Back-to-Back Victories

Yeowomen Notch Back-to-Back Victories

James Tanford

September 16, 2016


Filed under Soccer, SPORTS, Varsity Fall

Numerous injuries have not stopped the women’s soccer team from having success. After an 8–0 victory over Defiance College last Sunday, the Yeowomen are currently 3–2 overall. And having outscored its opponents 18–9, the team is optimistic despite less-than-ideal circumstances. “We are injured...

Criticisms of Hip-Hop Reflect Misconceptions

James Tanford, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2015


Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

I see the small, judgmental glint in my friend’s eye as he looks over my music playlist. Common. The Roots. Kanye West. Joey Bada$$. Lupe Fiasco. Hopsin. Black Star. He’s thinking, he listens to rap? He hands me my phone back, disgusted, and proceeds to lecture me on how this “music” is deg...

Student Hypocrisy Part of Problem, Contributes to Injustice

James Tanford, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2015


Filed under Commentary, OPINIONS

I hate receipts. Pure, unadulterated hate. Every year, 250 gallons of oil, 10 million trees and 1 billion gallons of water are wasted in the United States alone to remind people that at 3 a.m. they bought a pack of Skittles and a six-month-old issue of People magazine. I daydream about ways to tor...

Established 1874.
James Tanford