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Obama and the first family will be sorely missed

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Columnist

January 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Though a significant historical marker for the entire country, President Obama’s election was of particular importance to black families.

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‘Happiest place on Earth’ tests patience, breaks budget

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

January 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

No animal, princess or life-like castle can make up for the lack of consumer mistreatments in which Disneyland has partaken.

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Letter: Student responds to allegations of Islamophobia

December 15, 2016

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

On Dec. 7 a letter to the editor was published in The Daily Aztec regarding CAPP fine confusion and Islamophobic tweets from members of College Republicans. Ms. Joves wrote a defamatory statement with regards to myself, a m...

South Korean activists prove mass demonstrations work as President impeached

by Aulani Capuchin, Staff Columnist

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion

This has been an active season for American activists, but the U.S. is not alone in its political turmoil. South Korea, a notable strategic U.S. ally, just impeached their president. South Koreans took their displeasure to...

What happens when a woman joins in on ‘No-Shave November?’

by Talia Raoufpur, Staff Columnist

December 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion

I thought my femininity would be lost in the dense forest that was to flourish on my legs.

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Letters: CAPP fine confusion, Islamophobic tweets from member of College Republicans

December 7, 2016

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

What does it take to correct misinformation regarding ordinances recently passed by city council?

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Kanye West’s erratic behavior and the lingering stigma surrounding mental health

by Sydney Sweeney, Staff Columnist

December 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

At a recent concert in San Jose, California, Kanye West expressed support for president-elect Donald Trump and said black people should stop discussing racism. When video of the tirade circulated online, West’s fans were bewildered. His...