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The Pros and Cons of Instagram Challenges

Katelin GodboldContributing Writer Today, millions of people are social distancing and staying under quarantine in their homes. With...

Napolitano—“This Crap” Pays Your $570,000 Base Salary

Isabelle Geczy News Editor If the director of a system dismisses the people that system is intended to serve, which is broken—the director, or the system? In...

UCSB Has No Business Moving Past Economics

Jeremy Levine Copy Editor About one year ago, I sat in my first economics class at the University of California, Santa Barabara. I was filled with...

Is UCSB’s Party School Reputation Fading?

Tomas Palpallatoc On Sept. 10, U.S. News’ education section revealed their ranking for “2019’s Top Public Colleges and Universities,” on which UCSB placed fifth overall and...

Malia Obama is More Than Qualified for the Top Universities

Zoe Manzanetti What college would dare to deny the President’s daughter entry into their school? Apparently, none of them. In an article by NPR earlier...

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”...

Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater?

The age old saying goes, "Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater"

The Double Standards Held Against the Black Community in America

Natalia Hernandez Contributing Writer American culture is hypocritical. We brand ourselves as the pinnacle of democracy and freedom, yet we seem to forget that our country...

How Culture Vultures Take Advantage of Black Outrage

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor As a veteran of black Twitter, I’ve seen plenty of non-black influencers and celebrities get dragged by their spray-tan-stained-polyester-box-braid wigs for cultural...

Living With Your Best Friend Can be a Mistake

Living with your best friend sounds like a good idea, but it can be a very terrible mistake