Crimson opinion writer

Madeleine L. Lapuerta

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Columns

The Future of Economics is Moving On Without Us

The choices one believes to be good versus bad are built upon instinct, which might just be getting in the way.

Columns

How Liberal Feminist Media Might Actually Be Hurting Women

I want to hear about all the women who are choosing to continue to pursue politics, and who are succeeding, even when the current state of our nation could not be less in their favor.

Future Sex
Books

'Future Sex' Bold and Attractive

​“Fifty Shades of Grey” has an older, more intelligent sister, and her name is “Future Sex.”

The Exorcist
Arts

‘The Exorcist’: 43 Years Later, Still Horrifically Good

If I had a dollar for every time one of the actors flashed a smile or sported a bright color, I would have about two and a half dollars.

Religion

Nieman Fellow Delves Into Difficulties of Reporting on Religion

Washington Post religion journalist and current Nieman fellow Michelle Boorstein described the difficulties journalists who report on religion face.

Harry Potter and the Sacred Text
Religion

Harvard Humanist Hub Reads Harry Potter Like the Bible

Harry Potter may not be divinely inspired, but for a group of Harvard students and Cambridge residents, that has not stopped them from treating it like the bible.

American Horror Story
Arts

'American Horror Story' More Absurd Than Frightening

The episode follows a multiracial couple who move to an eerie farm house in the-middle-of-nowhere, North Carolina, and (shocker!) begin to uncover that their house is, in fact, haunted.