Lucas Du


The Violence of Words

When Security Alerts involve sexual misconduct, the administration must avoid doing discursive violence through its framing of the situation.


May 15, 2018

The Myth of a Post-Racial Future

Racism is still ever-prevalent in 21st century United States, as seen through a simple dating website.


April 16, 2018

Am I Growing Up?

We're told that college will fundamentally change us, but that's not how it always pans out.


March 13, 2018

Past the Pretense: Reconsidering Allyship

The Aziz Ansari case makes it clear that men need to embody the feminism they claim to support.


February 19, 2018

For the Love of the Game?

Even for a longtime fan, it is hard to reckon with the harm football inflicts on its players.


January 18, 2018

A Case of Mistaken Identity

Escaping some stereotypes while embracing others presents a difficult task.


November 16, 2017

The Power of Confession

While far from perfect, UChicago Secrets offers students a much-needed outlet for authentic confessionals.


November 5, 2017