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Wednesday, July 15th 2020

Presidential Elections: Public Perception and Navigating through the Hype

Kristie Chairil Illustration by Hector Lizarraga, Staff Illustrator Whatever you may think about presidential elections, perhaps the one thing that we can all agree on is...

The Ugly Truth

?It was Cinco de Mayo and after some day debauchery my accomplices and I headed to a friend’s house- except no one was home. Having had some drinks,

Why Americans Will Leave Soccer on the Bench

Andrea Vallone Copy Editor NBC News’ Bill Neely said in his June 23 report on Team USA’s 2-2 tie with Portugal that this year’s World Cup...

Classroom Announcements: Not on My Watch

Sometimes before a class starts, a professor will introduce a person that most

A Look Back on the New, Exciting World of College

Shoshana Cohen Staff Writer I sit here writing this article on May 24, 2013. Exactly one year ago, I was dancing with my friends and having...

Bias in the Media: No Longer a One-Party Issue

Matthew Lee Staff Writer In this hectic election year’s volatile atmosphere, many news outlets spew insults and even roasts at the presidential candidates. Both Donald Trump,...

Analyzing the Second Democratic Debate

Michael Angulo Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator The second Democratic Debate of the 2016 presidential race took place on Sat., Nov. 14 in Des Moines,...

Yemen Deserves Our Attention

Hannah Juley Although there are times when it may become necessary to resort to violence in order to fight against an enemy, there should always...

UCSB’s Political Discourse Deficit

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Imagine two troops of gorillas engaged in a territorial dispute: the roaring, the chest beating, the feral, hormonal anger and us-versus-them mentality...

UCSB Should Move into the IV Community

Bryn Lemon Staff Writer “What is UCSB doing to help?” “Can’t the school fix this?” Every time an incident occurs in Isla Vista, students, parents, and international...