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Thursday, June 4th 2020

The World Doesn’t Need More Nukes

Arturo Samaniego Staff Writer Since the Manhattan Project, nuclear weapons have been a dangerous threat to mankind, capable of extinguishing all human life in a...

The Costs and Benefits of Increased Military Spending

Dallin Mello Donald Trump has made “Keeping Americans safe” a core value the start of his presidency. Trump showed his commitment to this slogan through...

On “Gun Girl” and Navigating Respectful Political Discussions

Richard Smith Contributing Writer Kaitlin Bennett, commonly referred to as "Gun Girl," has been making a name for herself on Twitter with her poorly conducted interviews...

The Meaning of Anti-War Today

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

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...

Obama: Cool, Calm, and Collected

Graciela Juarez With the month of January coming to an end, the nation faces a transition of power. Barack Obama has stepped down from the...

Donald Trump Does Not Respect Women

Morgan Bubman I’m 14 years old at a friend’s pool party. As I splash around the water, two of my male friends approach me, one grabbing me...

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...

Arming Teachers is Not the Answer

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer In the current dialogue surrounding gun control it seems that most everyone is calling for more and more gun laws; Florida Gov....

Santa Barbara Should Invest In Fiber Optic Internet

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer Jack Ucciferri, runner-up to be the city council member representing Santa Barbara’s sixth district this past year, advocated for building fiber optic...