Marcus Lawniczak


Opinion: Bloomberg is not the answer

Presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg, a billionaire and stop-and-frisk supporting ex-Republican, is not the candidate to beat Trump, despite his recent surges and endorsements.

Opinion: Trump’s killing of Iran’s Soleimani was an act of war

The assassination of Soleimani was not only an act of war and shockingly shortsighted but it raises deeper questions about the power of the US executive branch. Unfortunately, as long as both parties fully support this executive authority when someone from their side sits in the White House, nothing will change in the foreseeable future.  

Opinion: Ann Arbor City Council finally moves on affordable housing

The Ann Arbor City Council finally made progress on affordable housing by approving two affordable housing developments in downtown Ann Arbor Nov. 18, two weeks after amending zoning laws to incentivize affordable housing downtown. These moves are possible signs that elected officials are actually beginning to address Ann Arbor’s affordable housing shortage.