Friday, February 28, 2020

‘Urban Renewal’ Destabilizes Established Neighborhoods

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  It’s hard to overlook the changes in sights and sounds of Highland Park, a neighborhood in northeast Los Angeles. Walking through the community in...

Submission: Resignation Letter From SUA Representative

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By Jay M. Semana The purpose of the Student Union Assembly (SUA) is to promote student activism and civic engagement among the undergraduate students at...

SUBMISSION: When does CAPS do more harm than good?

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By Grace Shefcik, current UCSC senior and this year's Vice President of Internal Affairs of the SUA. She began working with CAPS over the summer in hopes...

SUBMISSION: Response Letter to Chancellor Blumenthal from Student Activists

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Dear Chancellor Blumenthal, We are sending you this letter in response to your email titled “Community expectations.” As you may have heard, this email ignited...

Submission: Resignation Letter From SUA President Ray Inoue

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Dear Student Body, I’ve spent my entire college career advocating for students and believing that student empowerment should be the forefront of any activist organization...

W is for White Privilege

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California’s legalization of marijuana, which took effect on Jan. 1, allowed thousands to rush to the nearest dispensary to pick up an eighth. What...

The UC Celebrates 150 years of Inequality

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This year, the University of California celebrates “150 years of pioneering a better future.” While the UC celebrates, its Black female university workers are...

Submission: SUA President Statement in Response to Resignation Letter

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By Tias Webster, Student Union Assembly President When originally asked to respond to the letter written by Jay Semana, I refused, saying that all students...

Submission: We will not sit down, we will not shut up

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By Luz Arely Portillo, UCSC alumna To Whom It May Concern: I was made aware of …. I want to express my gratitude to the GSA E-board in...

The Clinton Disconnect

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Growing up, Hillary Clinton inspired me. I loved the former first lady who defied traditions by running for public office and becoming a serious...