Heather Kryczka

Contact | 3 articles

Closing Guantanamo Bay

After seven years of practice, Guantanamo Bay has accumulated an embarrassing human rights record, adversely affecting America’s reputation in the international community. Interrogation methods at Guantanamo have included waterboarding, solitary confinement, sleep deprivation, exposure to extreme temperatures, sensory deprivation through hooding, stress positions and the use of dogs. While Vice President Dick Cheney argues that […]

| Staff Columnist

The Xmas list

When my grandparents asked me to write a Christmas list this year, I couldn’t help feeling demanding and selfish as I tried to compose a list. I felt bad ordering gifts, and I began reflecting on the materialistic implications associated with the Xmas List. The problem is that parents become slaves to the Xmas List. […]

| Staff Columnist

Why vote for the environment?

As Americans, we are privileged with power to influence foreign affairs.

| Staff Columnist

Sign up for the email edition

Stay up to date with everything happening as Washington University returns to campus.