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Sunday, December 5, 2021

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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...

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...

Resolution 25 was inappropriately characterized as anti-Semitic and dangerous

We can build understanding and respect on our campus by showing sensitivity to the rights of both Israelis and Palestinians This past Spring, ASUCD Senate...

The 2020 Election is closer than you think

 Polls show a commanding lead for Biden, but other trends point to a repeat of 2016 Nov. 3. is four days away and millions of...

BREAKING NEWS: Local freshman is invincible to COVID-19

“I’ve just been doing all this stuff, and I haven’t gotten sick” In this series of investigative pieces, The California Aggie investigates how the COVID-19...

Our healthcare system has failed those they deem undiagnosable and untreatable

The healthier everyone is, the more we all benefit Last Spring, I enrolled in a sociology class called Society, Culture and Health. Part of our...

Student Housing department displays blatant disregard for employee welfare

Student employees are forced to face financial, housing insecurity in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic On Aug. 6 I received news that, in order to...

Guest: Why more and more citizens take to the streets to protest

And the numbers keep growing Eight minutes and 46 seconds — the length of time Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on the right side of...

Guest: Disband the UC Davis police force now

UC Davis faculty members call on the chancellor, administration to disband campus police, dissociate from other law enforcement agencies   Dear Chancellor May and the administration...

Guest: How UC Davis can reduce the risk of diabetes on campus

UC Davis should lead by example of UCSF, UCLA and reduce sale of sugary drinks while providing healthier alternatives  One in three Americans will get...