The Road To Reclamation

As promised, business has not been as usual. Over the last two days, Afrikan Black Student Alliance (A/BSA) has reclaimed Clark Kerr Hall for Afrikan,...

Re-Arming the War on Drugs

A person charged with drug possession could once again face between 20 years minimum and life in federal prison after a new policy memo...

The Moment is Now

Comprehensive Immigration Bill needs to be more fair

Miseducation and Unnecessary Infections

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most prevalent sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. The virus is associated with causing over 30,000 cases of cancer...

‘Yes Means Yes’ Changes Conversation About Sex

Gov. Jerry Brown signed the law on Sept. 28, making “yes” an important phrase at all colleges in the state. To receive state funding, colleges must implement policies that require sexual partners to seek explicit consent from each other — defined by the college as “affirmative, conscious and voluntary agreement to engage in sexual activity and in addition a lack of protest or resistance does not mean consent, nor does silence mean consent.”

Stevenson College Night Followed by More Cultural Insensitivity

While Stevenson has a deeper history of cultural insensitivity and racist incidents than the other colleges, this event is a part of a larger issue on this campus.

Please Select One

I was in third grade when I realized I was biracial. “Please Select One,” I was instructed as I stared down at the race...

Swiping Past the Small-Talk

I have witnessed my friend play the game of swiping left or right for potential dates again and again. From afar, I judged the dating app Tinder to be superficial.

They Can Make Excuses, Voter Suppression is Still Racist

Every election season, we hear people say “Every vote counts.”  It’s a powerful sentiment, but less so in practice. In this country, not all voting...

Broadening Our Lens

As students at the University of California, one of the world’s leaders in public research, we can agree that scientific research has value. The...