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Monday, September 27, 2021

Opinion

The Editorial Board encourages professors to retain some distance-learning norms

Recorded classes, open-note exams and better professor etiquette should continue into Fall Quarter and beyond All of the non-graduating members of the Editorial Board are...

We all deserve participation trophies after this year

“You Tried.” Yes, quicktrophy.com, yes I did I’d like to begin by outlining the participation trophies of my past: 2007: Little League Softball. “Everybody is a...

Let’s talk about National Parks

Public Lands are inherently valuable and don’t need commercial value to warrant protection I’ve read a lot of articles recently detailing lengthy lists of why...

Accent discrimination and the problem with neutral accents

In entertainment, individuals with accents are often reduced for comedic effect, while in the workplace they lose credibility  In “Modern Family,” Sofia’s Vergara’s character Gloria...

‘Spontaneous social media’ is an oxymoron

 It’s impossible to make Instagram “casual” again I’ve always been impressed by people who could cultivate perfect Instagram themes.  Whether it’s a certain border, filter...

Sorry ASUCD, UC Davis PTA meetings are taking over

Don’t tell your parents On this week’s Thursday Thoughts, the following question was submitted: “I miss my overbearing mother being involved in every aspect of...

These companies want you to think you’re responsible for climate change

We need to shift how we think about sustainability before it becomes a privilege and not an expectation Many of you might’ve seen recent misleading...

Tucker Carlson accidentally endorses communism

Twitter erupted, Reddit crashed and 4chan drafted a 63-page death threat Big news today on Capitol Hill as Republicans face a minor ideological crisis following...

Support for Asian American businesses should be inherent—the pandemic has revealed otherwise

Asian American food and culture are fixtures until they are othered America loves Asian food and culture until they don’t—and efforts to save local Chinatowns...

Liz Cheney takes a stand for family values

Well, her family values Congresswoman Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., has been removed from her GOP leadership position in the House of Representatives, ostensibly due to her...

The university must do more to promote a culture of transparency for student employees

All students should feel comfortable speaking to the press, no matter where they work Students and employees should be able to speak to the press....

The university must do more to promote a culture of transparency for student employees

All students should feel comfortable speaking to the press, no matter where they work Students and employees should be able to speak to the press....

Every American should have access to a well-paying job

By increasing the minimum wage, implementing a green new deal and taxing the rich their fair share we can build a more equitable future U.S....

Do you really have to follow your friend’s bad art account on Instagram? I asked an ethics professor

“Julie.paints_4_fun, wants to follow you”… oh shut up, Instagram “Could you give us the backstory,” Professor Levings asked. I shifted in my seat, “Ok, well, Julie...

Course recommendations for summer sessions

No, they don’t have the major class you need. Have you considered “Zombies Civil Rights”? A Spring Quarter slowly draws to a close, you might...