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Atheism is lack of belief, not morality

I never felt as an atheist that my moral actions needed to be monitored by a religious daycare. My views on morality versus immorality were rooted in my natural ability to empathize ...


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Response: Functional benefits of social media outweigh costs

Is refreshing your newsfeed instead of studying for midterms a waste of time? Yes. Should we stop immersing ourselves in wireless interactions? Never. ...


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Sex Toys "R" Us: Add some hardware to your sexual tool kit

Finding what you like is always a guessing game, but once you do, you'll be happier than a kid in a toy store. ...


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Elimination of History Regents requirements will harm NY students

Although these tests remain a voluntary option, the loss of required status will cause fewer schools to offer these courses and fewer students to enroll. ...


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Republicans unlikely to aid environmental policy

The prospect of a green America is looking obsolete, and this is unacceptable. ...


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'Winner takes all' voting system must be reformed

nstead of just casting a vote for their district’s representative, each voter also indicates their preferred political party. ...


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Neuroscience is re-shaping the way we treat mental illness

Neuroscience professionals can identify “brain misfirings,” which can result in temporary to long-term mental ailments. This information allows us to identify the source of a misfiring and treat the area. ...


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Swift's appointment as global ambassador isn't as bad as you think

As people assimilate into the bustling, industrialized culture, they in turn contribute a bit of themselves to the Big Apple. ...


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Zambian President Guy Scott is more than his race

The media is obsessed with emphasizing one thing in particular: Scott is white. ...


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Advice: Should I make an effort to meet more people?

Actively searching for friends won’t necessarily make you happy. With that being said, you can never have too many friends. ...