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Starbucks Sends Baristas to College to Brew Up Success

Kyle Roe Staff Writer Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator Earlier this month, coffee conglomerate and college term paper fuel manufacturer Starbucks announced a collaboration with Arizona...

With Alex Jones, the Burden is on the Audience

Karen Ha Far right radio show host and Youtube comment section come to life Alex Jones has been entangled in a custody battle with his...

Sex-Ed Leads to Informed Bedrooms

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer “Don’t have sex,” said the health teacher in Mean Girls, “or you will get pregnant. And die.” Unfortunately, this may not be...

The Repercussions of Shortening Winter Break for International Students

Richard Pham Contributing Writer For UC students, winter break is a time of rest and relaxation, a pause on the hustle and bustle of college life....

Is Eco-Trendy Actually Eco-Friendly?

Arianna McDonald Editor in Chief Most of what we think we know about the environment and...

Snap Out of Panic Over Snapchat’s New Look

Spencer Wu Copy Editor Many users have been fired up about the new Snapchat update. The photo and video messaging app has received heavy criticism for...

Colin Kaepernick’s Protest: Not Ideal But Effective

Spencer Wu Staff Writer It is always important to stand up for what you believe in. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did just that—by sitting...

Pressing for the Press

Sam Goldman Opinions Editor Illustration by Hector Lizarraga, Staff Illustrator As far as attorneys general go, Eric Holder’s pretty into civil rights and progressive policy. But there’s...

Tik Toxic: The Hidden Injustice Behind Internet Challenges

Analissa NunezContributing Writer When TikTok launched in 2018, the world was unaware of the wide popularity it would have....

The Criminal’s Country: How the Stand-Your-Ground Law Is Shackling the Land of the Free

In the aftermath of the George Zimmerman trial, America has exploded in regard to Florida’s draconian gun laws, notably the controversial “Stand Your Ground”...