Wednesday, October 16th 2019

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...

Bernie Sanders’ Political Revolution

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Staff Writer On the night of Feb. 1, with the Iowa caucus results showing him in dead heat with Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders delivered...

Former Presidents Should be Wary of Paid Speeches

Arturo Samaniego Staff Writer President Barack Obama was recently paid a lavish sum of money to speak to a Wall Street firm. Obama, like many former...

Letter to the Editor: Our Struggle Will Not Be Silenced

To the UCSB Community: During our Black Student Union’s Week of Action, January 12th – ­16th, several posters were set up along bike paths on campus....

Police Cameras Are a Temporary Solution to a Permanent Problem

Alec Killoran Police are like toddlers given access to deadly weapons, and we as a citizenry have been very irresponsible parents.  Of course, this is...

Panama Papers Reveal Need to Monitor Elite

Jeremy Levine If the bank statements of “regular” Americans were leaked, that would undeniably be an outrageous violation of privacy. The release of the Panama...

Sore Losers, Serious Consequences of the Government Shutdown

Caley Seaton Staff Writer “The time has come for those legislators who cannot cope with the reality of our democracy to get out of the way,...

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...