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Friday, February 28th 2020

The Repercussions of Shortening Winter Break for International Students

Richard Pham Contributing Writer For UC students, winter break is a time of rest and relaxation, a pause on the hustle and bustle of college life....

America Needs a Radical Liberal Presidency in 2020

Natalia Hernandez Contributing Writer Nowadays in politics, the mere sight or sound of the word “radical” can make some people cringe despite their ideological stance. If...

Searching for the Best Frozen TV Dinner

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor Originally marketed towards busy housewives in the 1950s, frozen TV dinners have long been a staple in the typical American home....

What Your Shoes Say About You: Midterm Advice Edition

Linda Chong Copy Editor As midterms approach, the days have a somewhat heavier atmosphere. Students are huddled in coffee shops and praying for deadline extensions. Professors...

Is “You” Problematic?

Lauren Luna Contributing Writer This article contains major spoilers for the second season of the Netflix show "You." Just after Christmas Day, Netflix released the second season...

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...

College Works Painting: Recruiting for the Internship Pyramid

Bijan Saniee Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator As I sat down in the Theater and Dance lecture hall on campus preparing to tune in to...

The Rise of Plant-Based Eating

Lauren Luna Staff Writer For the past decade, plant-based eating has steadily gained popularity with the public. From Alicia Silverstone to Jay Leto, many celebrities have...

Sustainable Fashion for Unsustainable Students

Lauren Luna Contributing Writer "Fast fashion" has been around since the beginning of mass-produced retail. Coming off the runways and straight onto sale racks, fast fashion...

Napolitano—“This Crap” Pays Your $570,000 Base Salary

Isabelle Geczy News Editor If the director of a system dismisses the people that system is intended to serve, which is broken—the director, or the system? In...