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Saturday, May 30th 2020

What It Means to be on the International Student Advisory Board

Phuong Bui Contributing Writer I still remember my very first day in the US as an international student, when I got so confused at the cashier...

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...

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...

4 Wellness Apps for a Healthier Mind

Madison Kirkpatrick Incoming Campus Beat Reporter Mental health is a growing stigma in the world. An article by NAMI states that approximately one in five adults...

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...

The Case of John Kasich and the GOP

Jeremy Levine For Republicans, this primary season has served more as identity crisis than an election cycle. Witnessing this process is similar to watching a...

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...

What Exactly is “Western Culture”?

Sofia Lyon & Nathan Staff Writer & Contributing Writer “Western culture” is a vague term often seen in academic environments. However, it is difficult even amongst...

Why Sanders Needs to Accept a Clinton Victory

Jeremy Levine Copy Editor It’s time to accept a Hillary Clinton primary victory and applaud Bernie Sanders for what he’s done. Even when I disagreed with...

The Flu Shot Less Taken

Shomik Mukherjee Opinions Editor For five cold, miserable days last February, I was pinned — quite literally — to the sheets of my bed. It was...