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Friday, February 23, 2024

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UC Davis should not sign another Pouring Rights Contract with PepsiCo

The No. 1 most sustainable campus in the nation shouldn’t support a massive plastic polluter   By ASUCD ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY AND PLANNING COMMISSION — eppc@asucd.ucdavis.edu    Despite student...

One big union: why UAW locals should merge at UC

Corrupt international leadership prevented Postdocs from joining UAW 2865 over a decade ago. Now, both UAW-UC locals will vote to right the wrongs of...

On the Davis Police Department

By ERIKA “KIKI” GEDGAUDAS — emgedgaudas@ucdavis.edu   For nearly two years, my friends and I have joked about how safe Davis is, how walking and biking...

The education of TPUSA

By JOSHUA CLOVER — jclover@ucdavis.edu   Seven Januaries ago, Milo Yiannopoulos, a far-right grifter with a special animus for trans people, was chased off the Davis...

UC Davis is not leading with equity or science

By ADAM J. MOORE — ajmoo@ucdavis.edu   “Tested Positive for COVID” — I received yet another email from a student, informing me of their diagnosis and...

SOS at UC Davis calls on the CNPRC at UC Davis to end research on primates

By SOS at UC Davis — peaceatucd@gmail.com This is a letter from the students of the Students Opposing Speciesism hub here at UC Davis. We have...

Guest Column: The Spring 2022 ASUCD Presidential Election will be uncontested thanks to your student government

By STEPHEN FUJIMOTO — ssfujimoto@ucdavis.edu This quarter, like many spring quarters preceding it, elections for the president and internal vice president of ASUCD are scheduled...

Guest column: To pay or not to pay?

By PAUL MEDVED — pcmedved@gmail.com You may have heard about two proposed referenda to re-formulate the SASI and CEI student fee initiatives. Those are the...

Letter to the Editor: Chancellor May clarifies disability comments

To the Editor: I’ve heard from students and parents who shared their perspectives related to comments I made that were part of an Editorial Board...

Guest column: Pepper spray and politics

UC Davis faculty member Joshua Clover, who was there, recollects the infamous pepper spray attack on UC Davis students in the context of a...

Sheep with cash fleece: We are paying more than $550 a year to fund a program many of us do not benefit from

UC Davis charges the student body $19 million annually to fund the athletics program that only benefits 700 students By CALVIN WONG — cvswong@ucdavis.edu We, the...

Farmers’ protests highlight India’s failing democracy

With India’s failure to uphold democratic values on display, it is imperative that we stand in solidarity with farmers In our current political age and...

To the men of ASUCD

I notice The name of the elected ASUCD official who penned this op-ed has been omitted in order to protect her identity.  To the men of...

The paradox of cancel culture

We must reassess structures of power and punishment and consider how a culture of silencing arose Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed by guest contributors...