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Purple Goes Green Week

By Anamika Dutta, Features Editor The College of the Holy Cross’ annual “Purple Goes Green” week took place this past week, from April 18th-April 23rd. Purple Goes Green occurs during the week leading up to Earth Day, as Holy Cross students participate in a number of events to […]

Holy Cross Lacrosse 4/23/17

Men’s Lacrosse Loses in OT Thriller Last Friday the Crusaders traveled to Boston to take on the #19 Patriot League opponents, Boston University.  This was the final game of the regular season before the Patriot League tournament begins.  BU scored first early in the first quarter, but Holy […]

The Victimization of America

By Scott Kingsley, Student Contributor Trigger warnings, micro-aggressions, and safe spaces that arose from modern academia formed a nation of victims in which the status of victimhood entails moral superiority. We’ve fostered a nation of coddled, immature young adults who have no real understanding of how the world […]

An Apology to the Uneducated

by Jillian Kearns, Student Contributor In the last edition of The Crusader, there was an article describing why only abstinence should be taught to teenagers. Several of the arguments were flawed, so I would like to address the mistakes to the writer (Scott Kingsley ‘17). You comment on how […]