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Boston University BU, Marty Walsh, Boston mayor politics, point of view pov opinion editorial

POV: Memo to Boston’s Mayor on How to Fight Inequality

April 23rd, 2014 Opinion 3 comments

legal drinking age in the United States, 18 vs 21, william dejong, Boston University School of Public Health, SPH

POV: Legal Drinking Age of 21 Works. Deal with It.

April 8th, 2014 Opinion 45 comments

Boston University BU, Bryan Stone associate dean for academic affairs, School of Theology STH, Noah Movie, Darren Aronofsky’s Noah, Russell Crowe

POV: Do We Really Need Another Bible Film?

April 1st, 2014 Opinion 9 comments

Kenneth Elmore, Boston University Dean of Students

POV: My Riffs and Questions about Race

March 27th, 2014 Opinion 7 comments

op-ed, opinion editorial column, point of view POV, Philip Seymour Hoffman, heroin overdose, public health, drugs, addition treatment

POV: Let’s Get Serious about Treating Addiction

March 21st, 2014 Opinion 13 comments

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Secretary of State John Kerry, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo ABE, Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Fumio KISHIDA, and Minister of Defense tsunori ONODERA

POV: Obama’s Asian Pivot in Peril?

March 11th, 2014 Opinion 2 comments

Boston Unversity BU, Point of View POV, opinion column, Arizona, Governor Janice Jan Brewer. proposition 102, discrimination, anti-gay, business discrimination

POV: Religion Cannot Excuse Discrimination

March 4th, 2014 Opinion 19 comments

Boston University BU, opinion column, Point of View POV, Ukraine Kiev protests, Sochi winter olympics, Valdimir Putin, political protests

POV: Sochi, with a Side Trip to Kiev

February 25th, 2014 Opinion 2 comments

Boston University BU, Robin Thicke, Agganis Arena, Blurred Lines, Rape Culture, student protests

POV: Cancel Robin Thicke’s Concert at Agganis

February 24th, 2014 Opinion 44 comments

Boston University BU Today opinion column Point if View POV, gay athletes, football player Michael Sam, LGBT gay community

POV: The World Is Ready for Openly Gay Footballer

February 18th, 2014 Opinion 5 comments

surgeon general warning, smoking, tobacco, smoking kills, anti-smoking organizations, anti-smoking advertising

POV: Antismoking Movement Has Been Co-Opted

February 11th, 2014 Opinion 18 comments

faith based schools, rights, right to enforce faith based beliefs

POV: Why Catholic Schools Have the Right to Fire Married Gay Staff

February 5th, 2014 Opinion 78 comments

conservative values, individualtiy, liberal social culture, conservative social culture, liberal values

POV: How a Liberal Learned to Like Conservatives

January 28th, 2014 Opinion 32 comments

Boston University BU, religion, interfaith, multifaith, Evangelical Christians, BU Interfaith Council

POV: What BU Can Learn from Evangelical Christians

January 21st, 2014 Opinion 10 comments

United Nations, UN, Arms Trade Treaty, international arms trade, international conventional weapons trade

POV: To Stop Bad Guys, Ratify the UN Arms Trade Treaty

January 14th, 2014 Opinion 1 comment

Nepal, Environmental Camps for Conservation Awareness, ECCA, community suported agriculture, community supported farming, sustainability, natural resources, third-world countries, Helen Petty, opinion, op-ed

POV: What We Can Learn from a Poor Nation

December 18th, 2013 Opinion 0 comments

gun law reform protest, anniversary of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Newtown Connecticut, David Schonfeld, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, at Drexel University College of Medicine, National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement

POV: After Sandy Hook’s Wake-Up Call, Did We Hit the Snooze Button?

December 13th, 2013 Opinion 9 comments

Pope Francis, op-ed, opinion

POV: Leave Your Bias at the Door When Reading Pope Francis

December 12th, 2013 Opinion 1 comment

Boston University BU, Iranian nuclear weapons missile deal, Islamic Republic of Iran nuclear program, POV opinion, College of Arts and Sciences CAS, professor of international relations former US ambassador to Lesotho professor Robert Loftis, Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif

POV: Iran Nuclear Accord Is a Good Deal

December 9th, 2013 Opinion 3 comments

philippines typhoon 2013, climate change, richard murray, boston university college of arts and sciences, CAS

POV: Is Philippines Typhoon the New Normal?

December 3rd, 2013 Opinion 5 comments