The Daily Aztec

Fads water down social media movements

by Katie Koach, Staff Columnist

April 29, 2015

The advent of social media has allowed for many to show their support for social justice causes and start revolutionary movements. The message of "BlackLivesMatter" should be a testament to the powerful connection between social...

Learn black history to change the future

by Anthony Berteaux, Assistant Opinion Editor

February 24, 2015

In the wake of the events of Ferguson, it’s hard to look at black history month and marvel about the progress we’ve made in the U.S. At times like this, it can seem outright hypocritical to celebrate progress, when one...

Issues of race blanket federal discrepancy

by Elpin Keshishzadeh, Opinion Editor

December 2, 2014

The events of Ferguson have taken the nation by storm and it’s become a popular topic of discussion on every news outlet, late-night TV show and family dinner table. There seems to be an even spread of arguments with subjects...