Abolish ICE

When millions of law-abiding residents have to look over their shoulder for fear of being taken away from their families, we must question the organization instilling this terror. Predicated on protecting us, ICE does anything but.

Prescribing Prison

Illustration by Manne Green. In America, one in five adults experience mental illness at least once in a...

Look Beyond the Viral Video

Search “Native American” on any news site and you’ll likely be greeted by controversy surrounding the Indigenous Peoples March. But focusing on one incident...

Deportation in the Shadows

As America watches border patrol agents throw gas canisters and tear children from their parents at the nation’s southern border, the White House is...

This Call May Be Recorded

When the police read your rights they tell you anything you say can and will be held against you. This doesn’t apply to confidential...

Pipeline to Disaster

Stripping indigenous peoples of their lands is so frequent in history, it is almost routine. Today’s colonists are much the same as their 17th-century...

Imperialism in the Aisles

              Anyone who has been to Trader Joe’s will recognize its 19th century periodical style illustrations. These historical cartoons are meant to be comical, but...

Stop Policing our Bodies and Our Marches

It’s impossible to dismantle an oppressive system if you partner with its  agents. And yet, the Santa Cruz Women’s March (SCWM) is partnering with the...

Anti-Zionism ≠ Anti-Semitism

People may say they care about human rights, but their sympathy stops short at Palestine. People who do criticize Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the...

My Body, My Business

“Fat” isn’t a bad word until you make it one. I am fat and I am beautiful. Those terms aren’t mutually exclusive. For every person...