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Monday, September 21st 2020

Educate Citizens Instead of Incarcerating Them

Addison Morris Staff Writer While Santa Barbara residents prepare for the ribbon cutting at a new county jail where up to 376 inmates will receive “three...

Ban on Smoking or Self-Destruction? Tobacco Kills, and It’s Time to Fight Back

Kyle Roe Staff Writer Illustration by Amy Chase, Staff Illustrator Thanks to millions of government dollars, extensive ad campaigns, and an estimated 100 million deaths throughout the...

Holding AS Senate Accountable: UCSB’s Campus Community Calls For Re-Election

Linda Chong Opinions Editor & Senior Copy Editor There has been a recent uproar from...

Give Vital Student-Serving Organizations Longer-Term Reaffirmations

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Every elections season, candidates are not the only ones anxiously waiting to see the results. Organizations that students may view as integral...

Bachelor’s Degrees Are The New High School Diplomas — Only We Can’t Afford Them

Janani Ravikumar Staff Writer Illustration by Deanna Kim, Arts & Entertainment Editor We all know the struggle of paying our college tuition, as well as the mini...

Was This Year’s BDS Resolution a Guerrilla Effort?

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer This year’s Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions resolution, called the Responsible Investments Resolution, appears like it was put on the agenda at the last...

Why the Sequester is Just Another One of Voldemort’s Dementors

Robyn Weatherby Staff Writer If you don’t know what the “sequester” is, you’re not alone. If you don’t know what a Dementor is then you may...

Analyzing the First Democratic Debate

Bijan Saniee Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator Having already been entertained by two Republican Party debates, the American public got its chance to look at...

Willing to Go the Distance

Someone once told me that the typical long distance relationship

What Makes ‘Journalism’ Journalism Nowadays?

Gwendolyn Wu Illustration by Hector Lizarraga, Staff Illustrator If you’ve flipped through cable channels or looked up issues like net neutrality at any point over the...