Saturday, December 7th 2019

Reconciling Anti-Semitism with Free Speech

Jason Garshfield Illustration by Robert Perez, Staff Illustrator Amid growing concerns about anti-Semitism on University of California campuses, there have been calls for the UC system...

Bernie Sanders’ Jewish Heritage Isn’t a Concern

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Bernie Sanders’s candidacy has recently been attacked from several different vantage points. Democrats such as Hillary Clinton...

IV Self-Governance Carries “Big Brother” Rhetoric

Jason Garshfield Will self-governance be good or bad for Isla Vista? I can’t say. What I can say, however, is that the rhetoric surrounding self-governance...

Free Speech, But Not Free Harassment

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator We UCSB students take pride in attending such a diverse school — but part of attending one...

Minimum Wage Raise Offers Minimal Benefits

Aurash Jalalian In recent months, the UC system decided to raise the minimum wage on its campuses to 15 dollars per hour over the next...

Don’t Celebrate Yet: The War on Drugs is Far From Over

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Staff Writer Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator Recently, the state of Oregon took the step of expunging past marijuana citations from its citizens’ records....

The Inevitably Imperfect Political Debate

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Staff Writer Illustration by Maria Nguyen, Layout Editor Carly Fiorina was the stand-out of the most recent GOP debate, her poll numbers surging as a...

In Response to ‘Del Playa’: Cease and Desist

Hector Sanchez Castaneda Isla Vista Beat Reporter Photo Courtesy of Berger Bros Entertainment.  Shaun Hart: Your movie Del Playa, inspired by the 2014 Isla Vista tragedy, is...