Opinion | Weinstein case shows sexual assualt is structural

Nathan Williams
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Harvey Weinstein’s actions are unconscionable. Brought to light by a group of brave actresses and employees, Weinstein’s sexual assault allegations are many and heinous. Unfortunately, this incident is not isolated. This pattern of sexual assault and harassment extends far beyond the reaches of the Weinstein Company and harms many people, including community members at CSB/SJU. (more…)

Our View: Democracy requires participation

By Meredith Jarchow, Sean Kelly, Brett Zallek and Nick Swanson

“Our View” is prepared by the Executive board and should be considered the institutional voice of The Record

This past Monday, well over 100 Bennies and Johnnies filed into Br Willie’s Pub for the St. John’s Senate’s (SJS) weekly 9:20 p.m. meeting. Students filled the chairs, lined the perimeter of the pub and peered down from the packed balcony. (more…)

Opinion: Over enforcement of social culture hurting community at CSB/SJU

By Jonathan Beirne
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Johnnie/Tommie weekend (Sept. 23–25) was a record breaking event, as well as an opportunity to show off our incredible campus and community to hundreds if not thousands of visitors, prospective students and alumni. While this was partially accomplished, through the beautiful and awe-inspiring display at Target Field, our community did display what has become a not-so-friendly social culture in St. Joseph. (more…)