Saturday, January 18th 2020

The Best and Worst of the Senate Candidates’ Platforms

Elijah Root-Sanchez The Associated Students Senate makes extremely important decisions for UCSB and the Isla Vista Community; however, some of this year’s senatorial candidates ran...

The Merits of Civil Protest at UCSB

Teni Adedeji The recent University of California, Santa Barbara career fair drew protesters from the Latinx community and its allies, as many stood holding signs...

Editor’s Note: Commemorating the Isla Vista Tragedy

This story is part of a commemorative issue on the third anniversary of the 2014 Isla Vista killings, where a resident killed six UCSB...

Did Anybody Actually Win the First Presidential Debate?

Andrew Melese In 1960, the handsomely defined features of John Fitzgerald Kennedy appeared across stage from a dour looking Richard Nixon as the first televised...

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...

The University of California System Needs Affirmative Action

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor Over the past few weeks, the court case SFFA v. Harvard has dominated national headlines and forced the issue of admissions-based affirmative...

“Cancel Culture” Should be Cancelled

Noe Padilla Staff Writer Over the past few weeks, James Charles, a YouTuber in the beauty community, has been a prevalent topic of discussion throughout the...

Accepting Our Changing Technological World

Miguel Rodriguez Staff Writer "The only constant in life is change," said Greek philosopher Heraclitus. More often than not, whenever something new and innovative peeks its...

Finding Solidarity in Dissimilarity

Ameen Hussaini Staff Writer “In a class in the city centre of my town, 91 percent of the children are Muslims. Obviously, this is a problem. There...