2018–19 Goodbye Editorial
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2018–19 Goodbye Editorial

Don’t you forget about us *throws fist in air* Emily Stack, Editor-in-Chief By Hannah Holzer My first interaction with Emily went something like this: My shy freshman self…

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Thorough investigation of Band-Uh! long overdue
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Thorough investigation of Band-Uh! long overdue

Suspension provides opportunity to enact positive change It was announced that the California Aggie Marching Band, also known as Band-Uh!, had been placed on interim suspension on May…

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On-campus parking should be more affordable for, available to students
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On-campus parking should be more affordable for, available to students

TAPS to increase parking permit prices come Fall Quarter Come Fall Quarter, students will have another obstacle to hurdle at the beginning of their academic year with the…

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Billionaires are not the solution to overwhelming student debt
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Billionaires are not the solution to overwhelming student debt

Philanthropy is laudable, but systemic change is needed to tackle $1.5 trillion of college debt Robert F. Smith, a billionaire tech investor, the founder and CEO of Vista…

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Watch your drinks in wake of drugging incidents at Davis bars
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Watch your drinks in wake of drugging incidents at Davis bars

Davis is not exempt from dangers of rape culture Content Warning: This editorial contains descriptions of drugging and sexual assault, which some readers might find upsetting. The Davis…

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SB 24 would secure access to abortion pills on California public university campuses
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SB 24 would secure access to abortion pills on California public university campuses

Amid nationwide attacks on reproductive rights, California should pass SB 24 The Calif. State Senate Health Committee recently passed Senate Bill 24, which would require all California public…

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This Mother’s Day, remember the holiday’s radical roots
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This Mother’s Day, remember the holiday’s radical roots

Take action to honor strong women Mother’s Day is this Sunday, and while flowers or a phone call are lovely ways of letting your mom know you love…

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UC Davis should be an active ally to LGBTQIA students, faculty, staff
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UC Davis should be an active ally to LGBTQIA students, faculty, staff

More funds, resources need to be allocated toward LGBTQIA Resource Center, other student services UC Davis is celebrating Pride Month throughout May, with this year’s theme being “Collective…

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Administration should establish task force for faith-based input
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Administration should establish task force for faith-based input

Recent acts of violence against religious groups prompt urgent need for administrative attention On April 27, the last day of Passover, Lori Gilbert Kaye was fatally shot after…

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UC Merced newspaper to lose funding, shut down by the end of summer
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UC Merced newspaper to lose funding, shut down by the end of summer

#SaveStudentNewsrooms The Prodigy, UC Merced’s student-run newspaper, is set to shut down by the end of this summer after its funding request for the coming year was denied…

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Calif. Assembly: Protect black hairstyles from discrimination
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Calif. Assembly: Protect black hairstyles from discrimination

Persistent discrimination in workplace, schools proves need for bill The California State Senate, in a commendable bipartisan vote on Monday, April 22, unanimously approved Senate Bill 188, a…

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Individuals can only do so much amid corporate environmental destruction
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Individuals can only do so much amid corporate environmental destruction

Immediate action necessary to rectify blatant disregard for planet For many, Earth Day is an annual day of reflection on the health of our planet. But in 2019,…

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California municipalities send marijuana convictions up in smoke
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California municipalities send marijuana convictions up in smoke

Expunging marijuana convictions first step to remedying War On Drugs Whether you’re an experienced stoner, a casual consumer or a non-user, it is widely recognized that this Saturday,…

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Trump’s tweet about Ilhan Omar has life-threatening consequences for millions of Americans
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Trump’s tweet about Ilhan Omar has life-threatening consequences for millions of Americans

It’s time to see Trump’s online hate speech as a danger to civil rights Last Friday, President Donald Trump tweeted an edited video that cut between images of…

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Letter to the Editor: Defending the status quo isn’t brave
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Letter to the Editor: Defending the status quo isn’t brave

To the Editor: Re “Responses to column about Professor Clover showcase university values” by Nick Irvin (column, Apr. 11): “Forty-five percent of President Donald Trump’s supporters believe that…

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