Matt Barnum


Good message, bad methods

A boycott is an inefficient, destructive way of changing Arizona’s immigration law


May 21, 2010

The trouble with empathy

Empathy is a hard-to-define concept that does not help when evaluating judicial candidates


May 7, 2010

Point-Counterpoint: To give or not to give?

Matt Barnum and SCG co-chair Jessie Reuteler debate the merits of donating to senior class gift


April 23, 2010

An easy, yet important decision

To improve biased and inconsistent sexual assault policy, vote ‘No’ on referendum


April 20, 2010

Free labor

Government should not crack down on unpaid internships


April 9, 2010

Point–Counterpoint: Civil discourse on an uncivil incident

Columnists debate race, legality, and details surrounding Dawson arrest


March 5, 2010

Steppenwolf nearly makes A Separate Peace a theatrical masterpiece

Steppenwolf Theatre almost captures the perfection that is John Knowles’ classic novel.


March 2, 2010

Rethinking rights

Gay rights movement should reconsider state’s role in bringing equality


February 5, 2010

Quarterly denial

With each new quarter naive academic resolutions are renewed


January 15, 2010

Not a numbers game

Arguing that abortion is common doesn’t help the pro-choice position.


November 20, 2009