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Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ puts taboos to the test

by Dana Tsuri-Etzioni, Staff Columnist

March 22, 2017

“Be our guest, be our guest, put our service to the test,” goes the famous line from Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” Disney took it literally this time in its just released live-action adaptation. Usually Disney s...

Know the difference: Trans is not drag

by A. G. Priest, Contributor

September 23, 2015

As a part of the Aztec Nights series, San Diego State hosted a drag show on Aug. 27. After last year’s successful drag show in the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union Theater, which was filled to capacity, this year the event...

Take pride in the rainbow flag

by Amanda Kay Rhoades and Anthony Berteaux

August 5, 2015

For the past eight years, San Diego State has hosted a rainbow flag raising ceremony to kick off the summer’s pride festivities. Each year, the flag has been raised by members and supporters of the LGBTQ community to reflect on our...

A not-so-straight sexual assault dialogue

by Anthony Berteaux, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 16, 2015

The discourse surrounding college sexual assault this past year has addressed valid points about how complicated and pervasive the issue has become across the nation. Some have argued the effectiveness of an affirmative consent bill within the college judicial system, while others have questioned the judicial sys...

Indiana law throws it back two centuries

by Sutheshna Mani, Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

Indiana has been the center of controversy this past month because the state's governor signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. This act has been considered a double-edged sword by many individuals for and against the legis...

Q&A with SDSU associate professor Carole Kennedy about Indiana’s religious freedom law

by Staff

April 16, 2015

The Daily Aztec: According to your understanding, what are potential ramifications of the law being passed in Indiana? Carol Kennedy: This is not the first time that a state has passed this type of law, but it has certainly ga...

Indiana religious freedom law serves slice of equality

by Emmilly Nguyen, Senior Staff Writer

April 16, 2015

The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community has gotten an uproar of both media and legal attention in recent years. More and more individuals, especially in younger generations, are preaching equality. America is becoming...