The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

The University of Pittsburgh's Daily Student Newspaper

The Pitt News

Brothers of Italys Giorgia Meloni speaks during the center-right coalition closing rally in Rome on Thursday.

Editorial | Italy’s election could continue the dangerous trend of nationalism

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 23, 2022
The rise of the Fratelli d’Italia party in Italy emboldens the rise in neofascism, nationalism and populism in Europe and around the world.
President Joe Biden speaks at the Public Education forum Downtown in 2019 during his campaign.

Editorial | President Biden needs to deliver on his progressive campaign policies

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 19, 2022
Despite a progressive campaign, President Joe Biden isn’t following through on many of his campaign promises, especially in regards to immigration and COVID-19.
Children look through car windows as they and other refugees from the Kharkov Region of Ukraine arrive at a temporary camp in Belgorod, Russia, on Wednesday. Thousands fled northeastern Ukraine to Russia amid the Ukrainian counteroffensive in the region.

Editorial | Russia, leave Ukrainian civilians out of war

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 18, 2022
The Pitt News Editorial Board argues that as Russian forces amp up their defense and target civilians, people must remember what is at stake for innocent people during wartime.
Editorial | Oakland: Fix your parking

Editorial | Oakland: Fix your parking

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 16, 2022
The parking situation in Oakland is extremely frustrating, making it difficult for those who live in Oakland and commuter students to find parking.
Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman speaks at an event in 2016.

Editorial | Pennsylvania candidates: It’s time to embrace debate

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 12, 2022
In order for Pennsylvanians to make an informed decision on who to vote for, candidates must debate.
A spotted lanternfly.

Editorial | Kill them all: Spotted lanternflies are invasive

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 11, 2022
Local agriculture agencies across the Northeast and Midwest have started “If you see it, kill it” campaigns against the invasive spotted lanternfly, and now it’s time for The Pitt News to run our own. 
Wax figures of the British Royal Family at Madame Tussauds in London.

Editorial | The monarchy should go

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 8, 2022
Now that Queen Elizabeth II has passed, the monarchy — with its imperialist and racist history — should cease.
Leonardo DiCaprio attends the world premiere of Dont Look Up at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in New York.

Editorial | Things on Pitt’s campus that Leonardo DiCaprio would and would not date

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 6, 2022
In honor of yet another Leo breakup, we have decided to list some things on Pitt’s campus that are young enough for him and some things that are just too old for him to date.
The Cathedral of Learning.

Editorial | Pitt needs to start paying taxes

By The Pitt News Editorial Board September 2, 2022
The University should pay taxes for the number of resources Pitt uses from the city, despite its tax-exempt status.
Taylor Swift accepts the award for video of the year for All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylors Version) at the MTV Video Music Awards at the Prudential Center on Sunday, Aug. 28, in Newark, N.J.

Editorial | Ranking Taylor Swift songs that mention “midnight” or “middle of the night”

By The Pitt News Editorial Board August 30, 2022
Here is our official ranking of the best songs in which Taylor Swift mentions midnight and/or the middle of the night to prepare for her new album "Midnights."
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