48.1 F
Davis

Davis, California

Monday, December 5, 2022

Column

Statistical insignificance and dire consequences: How public health data fails marginalized groups

Native Americans are excluded and mischaracterized in COVID-19 data, undermining the severity of the pandemic’s impact on their community How does the collection and portrayal...

Vague goals and ignorance won’t combat climate change for California

California’s air quality problem will get worse, especially for people of color, if the government doesn’t take meaningful action Especially in recent years, California has...

The inevitable death of Snapchat has arrived

Maybe it’s high time we ghost the Ghost Snapchat is a wondrous little app. From its inception, users marveled at the novelty of posting a...

Primitive languages do not exist

We need to end discrimination through language Language is what makes us human. Language, the driving force behind how we function today, has been the...

Why are the life choices of Black police brutality victims put on trial?

How character assassinations absolve blame from the actual perpetrators—the police When it comes to victims of police brutality, a frequent narrative is touted: They were...

Call it what it is—Alabama’s Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act is discrimination

Transgender youth and gender affirming care are not items on an agenda Next on the agenda: the livelihoods of transgender youth and the state of...

TikTok: the champion of the common man

The world’s most controversial app should continue to uphold its legacy If you’re like every other person that’s gone through 2020, you’ve either heard about,...

It’s 2021, why are some species still named after confederate leaders?

If we’re going to rename things, let’s add some species names to that list too Names have been in the news a lot the past...