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Stating the obvious

Editor’s note: The following article contains graphic descriptions of violence and offensive language towards queer folx and people of color that may be troubling to some readers. Matthew Shepard remained tied to a fence for 18 hours after his attack; his attackers had beaten him so badly that, when he was discovered, blood covered his…

Tolerance for idiots

Stanford’s dedication to tolerance is admirable, and the progress being made is worth celebrating. However, there is one group that has been left at the sidelines: the idiots. I am a proudly foolish individual. I do not know how to read sheet music. I cannot play any instruments. I do not know how to pronounce…