The Daily Aztec

All manipulators need to be condemned

by Dana Tsuri-Etzioni, Opinion Editor

January 31, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Recently, people in the entertainment industry have shown more solidarity than ever before, however, this solidarity is because of terrible circumstances. Attendees of the Golden Globes on Jan. 7 wore black to protest sexual...

Movies should empower viewers

by Jordan Rubin, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The Greatest Showman generated a lot of buzz, not just because of its famous cast, but also because of the powerful message it portrays. Five minutes into the movie and viewers are already hooked on the visuals and intense...

Government needs to take action and find replacement for DACA quickly

by Chance Page, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018

Filed under Opinion

A three day government shutdown ended on Monday night when President Trump signed a continuing resolution that would fund the government until Feb. 8. However, one of the central issues of the government shutdown — the fa...

Letter: Colleges need to hire more Conservative professors

by Wayne Lela

January 24, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The San Diego State College Republicans have put out a list of 15 professors they say students should avoid because they have an agenda when presenting course material. Kudos to the College Republicans. This should be happening on...

Special Commentary: Students need to learn to spot fake news

by Kia Mesri

December 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Special Commentary

Fake news is plaguing society — causing fallacies in knowledge and research. With technology and resources at our fingertips, it can be easy for students to believe incorrect information. Students need to learn how to recognize ...

Special Commentary: Why students shouldn’t have to buy their own scantrons

by Ava Grubschmidt

December 14, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Students at San Diego State are expected to purchase their own scantrons for exams. This is frustrating. As a nonresident, I am paying upwards of $396 per unit. Why wouldn’t a scantron be included in this price? Books a...

Why are Jewish students not given the same consideration as Christian students during holiday season?

by Jordan Rubin, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The final stretch of the semester is the most difficult and demanding time of the year. Students have to face the struggle of studying for finals, but Jewish students are faced with the additional problem of not being with fami...

Special Commentary: SDSU campus police need to pick up the pace before it’s too late

by Emmalee Ferbert

December 13, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Women have to worry about predators and perverts every day of their lives. They fear walking alone — day or night — because of them. Being new to this campus, I believed I would be safe my freshman year living on campus in ...

Ending modern day slavery in Libya should be a priority

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Last month CNN released footage that uncovered a slave trade in Libya — a video that shows smugglers selling off a dozen men outside the capital of Tripoli. According to aid and migrant workers, slavery in Libya is not a ...