The Daily Aztec

Leilani Snow: ‘Dear SDSU, your efforts to diversify your campus need to be stronger’

by Leilani Snow

June 28, 2020

I am currently a rising junior at SDSU and my college experience thus far has been a journey best likened to a roller coaster.  Coming to campus in freshman year, I was excited to meet my new roommate, floormates and explore al...

Natalie O’Neal: ‘I’m exhausted’

June 26, 2020

Uncomfortable, enlightening and confusing are all words that describe what it feels like to be a Black woman at SDSU.  I was taught all my life to achieve a level of unattainable perfection in everything I do and to act a cer...

Dr. Bonnie Reddick: ‘Get your knees off our necks’

by Dr. Bonnie Reddick

June 25, 2020

Activist and lawyer Bryan Stevenson once said, “hopelessness is the enemy of justice."  It is so hard to be hopeful when my Black skin is a weapon.  It is so hard to be hopeful when I see a rogue President, Attorney General, Majorit...

Kayla McLeod: ‘Whether it’s trees or knees, they’re still lynching us’

by Kayla McLeod

June 22, 2020

I am a Black woman in America. No justice, no peace is what the people chant in the streets. No justice, no peace are the words pounding in my head when I try to go to sleep. Why my people? Why do we have to die? All because ...