Both a pinch of common sense and ample empirical proof by political science research can tell us that competence, especially for the head of governments, is a desirable feature. But if competence is so desirable… why is the general public so skeptical of technocrats?
While it is incredibly important to understand the need for restrictions to keep our communities safe, it is equally important to recognize how authoritarian governments in developing countries like the Philippines can utilize mandates to exploit their citizens.
It’s long overdue for the university to make adequate investments in survivor and mental health services.
Admired as the “public ivies,” the University of California school system has fortified their favoritism towards out-of-state applicants. To those high school seniors awaiting their soon-to-come admissions decisions, best of luck in the lottery pool.
The United States has a long history of imperialist policies that have resulted in the displacement of indigenous peoples. The United States must immediately stop construction of the Line 3 pipeline — and further, it should refuse to invest more money into infrastructure for nonrenewable energy sources.
Every single person is capable of doing a ridiculous amount of good with a small amount of their effort. Please, join other effective altruists like myself in doing so.
How perceived instances of campus “cancel culture” speaks to school’s lack of inclusivity.
The Board of Regents has selected a new president to lead the University of Wisconsin System Schools — and the decision was made behind closed doors.
I came into the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a freshman thinking I was a business major. I was denied. While devastated, I now understand you cannot control your destiny, but you can always control your outlook on your future.
Letter to the Editor: Marginalization of QTPOC needs to end, New UW-Madison student organization is dedicated to queer and trans people of colorBy Anonymous | Dec. 9, 2021
“I think there is still a lot to be done in terms of representation and embodying diversity in UW-Madison’s overtly heteronormative environment.” – QTPOC’s founder on the university’s needed effort in creating more spaces for queer and trans students of color.
An evaluation of Biden’s executive order on worker vaccinations and its implications on assisted living homesBy Celia Giles | Dec. 2, 2021
While there are shortfalls in the executive order in not detailing how corporations should implement these requirements, this is one step closer to a safer America. A safer country for our senior citizens.