The Berkeley Beacon

Monday, December 11, 2017

Addicted to what? I couldn#039;t quite hear you, W

What a bold, honest and long overdue statement made by President George W. Bush during his recent...

Down with blogs

About a year ago, I joined the fad. At first it started as a joke, then I took it kind of...

The elephant in the room

Although many of Emerson's core values are fundamental to the college's existence, it is hard to...

Palestinians choose change

With the votes counted, it is clear that the group, deemed a terrorist organization by Israel,...

Uncovering North Korea

No regime in the world is more oppressive than that of North Korea. The only true Stalinist state...

Tapping freedom

If nothing else, we should use this time to remember one of Franklin's key declarations: "They...

Testing the death penalty

Those were the final words spoken by Roger Coleman, a convicted killer executed in Virginia in...

The elephant in the room

Although many of Emerson's core values are fundamental to the college's existence, it is hard to...

Muslims in Europe need a chance to succeed

Most of those engaged in the riots were underprivileged Muslims, which underlied the fact that...

Note to Senator Kerry: Too little, too late

Welcome to the anti-war movement. It is heartwarming to know that public opinion regarding Iraq...

Organic diets offer a healthier alternative

Recently, I received a care package from home. Not your average package with cookies and...

Jordan battles terrorism

At first it seemed like a scene all too common in the Middle East. On Nov. 9, suicide bombers...

Democrats eke out a win

If you asked a Democrat's opinion about the results of Election Night 2005, that person would...

A personal journey back to Auschwitz

In April of 2004, I visited the Auschwitz camp complex during the March of the Living, an annual...

Ending Roe v. Wade

There's nothing like a Supreme Court nomination to bring the complicated issue of abortion to the...