The Daily Opinions Staff

Frankly Speaking: The Hoover Institution

Community members have long criticized Hoover for its alleged ideological bias and controversial public standing, but scrutiny of the think tank seems to be particularly resonant across campus in this current moment. What should the relationship between the Hoover Institution and Stanford look like going forward?

Frankly Speaking: Is Stanford a vocational school?

Welcome to the Week 9 edition of Frankly Speaking. Frankly Speaking is aimed at extending discourse and debate on important subjects beyond Daily staffers. We want to hear from students — across disciplines and social identities — about their takes on the controversial topics and vital realities we confront. If you want to have your take on…

Frankly Speaking: Identity politics

Last week, Frankly Speaking had the Stanford community weigh in on the question: Do identity politics chill campus discourse at Stanford? We received a number of thoughtful replies, and three of them published below. Some context: discussions surrounding identity politics, and the issues they have elevated, have become increasingly prominent on college campuses, including ours.…

Retraction notice

On Oct. 25, The Daily published an op-ed on its website regarding Kappa Alpha Theta’s philanthropy event Thetabreakers. The article had not been approved for publication and was removed from the site later that day. The Daily regrets this error.

12 class recommendations for fall quarter

Following the brilliant example of The Stanford Sphere, the editors and writers of the opinions section of The Stanford Daily are weighing in to offer you our top course recommendations for this fall quarter, starting with IntroSems and ending with our favorite advanced seminars.
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