The Daily Aztec

Letter to the editor: toxic masculinity

by Ruben Mendoza

March 27, 2019

You read that right! Toxic masculinity does exist! On March 14, I received a copy of The Daily Aztec from a classmate who felt uneasy about the claims made in regard to toxic masculinity. Initially, I laughed and questioned th...

Letter: Students beware of fraud IRS calls

May 2, 2018

I came out of class one day to find that I had a missing call on my phone. I was not familiar with the number, so I decided to listen to the voicemail the caller left. An automated voice said, "Hello, this is the IRS and we have pre...

Letter: USD students should hold university accountable through #MeToo movement

April 25, 2018

If you have watched the #MeToo movement unfold around the nation, but have no clue how it affects you directly on a daily basis, you’re not alone. That was me, until a few weeks ago, when I sat down with a friend and heard fo...

Letter: Politicians, like anyone else, should be treated with respect

April 18, 2018

I am not writing this to support any political candidate. I am writing this to make a point about something that needs to change in our country. After taking a hiatus for a few months, an anonymous/nameless Twitter site is up again a...

Letter: Is retiring the Aztec Warrior worth the financial cost?

April 11, 2018

The CSU system is involved in a budget crisis. Governor Jerry Brown’s 2019 budget provides $92 million in funding, which is only a third of what the CSU Trustees requested. Possible solutions to offset the lack of state fun...

Letter: Recent decision to make Aztec identity task force anonymous is unwarranted

February 21, 2018

“The single most important ingredient in the recipe for success is transparency because transparency builds trust,” said Denise Morris, President & CEO of Campbell Soup Company If only San Diego State President Sally...

Letter: May Day walk-out advocates for important causes

April 26, 2017

For many decades May Day was celebrated as International Workers’ Day in most countries around the world except for the country of its birth, the United States. 2006 suddenly put the holiday back on the map in the U.S. in a...

Letter: A.S. resolution conflates criticism of Israel with anti-Semitism

March 6, 2017

Not only would this measure stifle legitimate free speech, it would ironically label Jewish individuals that speak out agianst Israel as anti-Semites themselves.