The Daily Aztec

Special commentary: Equal education for minorities still lacking, needs to be addressed

by Ana Vazquez

May 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Special Commentary

There are times when I walk to class, and I pay close attention to the faces I pass. I focus closely on the movements they make, their eyes, their hands and their hair. There are times when I walk to class, and I look at the w...

President Adela de la Torre can be an advocate for women and minorities at SDSU

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018

Filed under Opinion

San Diego State has just named Adela de la Torre as the university’s new permanent president. In addition to being only the ninth person to serve this post, de la Torre is also the first woman — and the first Latino — to...

Prejudice and racism: They differ more than you might think

by Kemi Giwa, Staff Columnist

January 27, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Racism describes a system built to keep a race or ethnicity away from success and evolution — a systematic disadvantage based solely on race. By that definition, minorities cannot be racist, per se, making reverse racism i...