Saturday, October 19th 2019

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”...

Governor Newsom’s Budget Lacks Adequate Mental Health Program Funding

Steven Jin Gavin Newsom, current governor of California, has proposed an increase in funding for the UC system. His proposal leads to the UC system...

International Students Elevate Universities and America

Tomas Palpallatoc It was recently revealed that the Trump administration briefly considered banning visas for Chinese students under the pretense of suspecting them to be...

Support Isla Vista’s Independence This Election Day

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer Isla Vista residents have an opportunity to decide the future of their self-governance this election day. Since the 1970s, students and community...

Mass Shootings are About More than Mental Health

Nkechi Ikem Staff Writer On Sunday, Nov. 5, Devin P. Kelley walked into First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas and fired at church attendees. The...

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...

Catholic Church Makes Progress But Has a Ways To Go

Jack Alegre Staff Writer To come out on the winning side of history is a glorious thing, and Pope Francis, spiritual leader to over a billion...

The Meaning of Anti-War Today

The issues surrounding whether or not we are in a war is unclear.

Net Neutrality is Necessary for Equality on the Internet

Annabelle Tang The Obama-era “net neutrality” regulations are one step closer to being undone. Last Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission Chairman, Ajit Pai, who was...

Government Shutdown Impacts CalFresh Recipients, Among Others

Alexander Ortiz Weeks ago, I got an email from CalFresh letting me know that my benefits would be dispersed out of schedule because students signing...