ASUCD can’t even navigate its own bylaws
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ASUCD can’t even navigate its own bylaws

Bylaws made incomprehensible after years of legislative tinkering When a student recently pursued the process to recall elected officials, ASUCD failed them. According to the Judicial Council’s opinion…

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Happy Mother’s Day
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Happy Mother’s Day

The Editorial Board loves their moms Bryan Sykes, Editor-in-Chief: My mom always tells me, when I’m worried or stressed, to “think good thoughts and good things will happen.”…

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Power imbalances in academia open door to abuse
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Power imbalances in academia open door to abuse

UC Davis conductor faces few consequences for sexual misconduct Christian Baldini, the UC Davis symphony conductor who was put on unpaid leave after sexual misconduct toward a female…

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EPA no longer stands for environmental justice
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EPA no longer stands for environmental justice

California, other states sue Environmental Protection Agency California was among 16 other states and the District of Columbia to sue the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday, May 1…

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Fight to increase wages, end discrimination
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Fight to increase wages, end discrimination

53,000 UC workers to participate in three-day strike The American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees has announced its plans to go on strike from 4 a.m.…

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The dwindling newsroom
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The dwindling newsroom

The Sacramento Bee lays off journalists, employees The Sacramento Bee laid off 15 journalists and eight employees from its production team this Tuesday. The announcement joined the list…

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Hold fraternities accountable
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Hold fraternities accountable

Syracuse University, others punish Greek organizations for despicable behavior Syracuse University has permanently expelled its Theta Tau fraternity chapter after videos revealed its members spouting racist, sexist, homophobic…

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America’s drained educational budget
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America’s drained educational budget

Reinvest in public education, students’ futures Each year, teachers have watched, petrified, as money is diverted from the education budget and students become desensitized to dwindling classroom supplies…

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Student protesters deserve genuine university support
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Student protesters deserve genuine university support

Students face disciplinary hearings following Mrak sit-in For over a month in 2016, students occupied Mrak Hall to protest then-Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi. It was intrusive, it was…

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Leave nothing but footprints
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Leave nothing but footprints

Tourist litter causes ecological, economic devastation The Philippines announced on April 5 that the island of Boracay, a popular tourist destination known for its bright blue water and…

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Food insecurity a UC-wide issue
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Food insecurity a UC-wide issue

44 percent of UC undergraduates experience food insecurity, study shows A recently published national survey conducted by the Wisconsin Harvesting Opportunities for Postsecondary Education Lab found that, of…

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Say his name: Stephon Clark
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Say his name: Stephon Clark

Protests erupt following shooting of unarmed black man On March 18, 22-year-old Stephon Clark was fatally shot by two Sacramento police officers when reaching for his cell phone,…

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Pay your interns
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Pay your interns

Unpaid internships minimize diversity, detract from workplace For graduating seniors looking for a full-time jobs and continuing students applying to a summer programs, the phrase “unpaid internship” is…

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Aggie basketball dominates Big West
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Aggie basketball dominates Big West

Players, coaches earn conference accolades Ranking No. 1 in their respective brackets, the UC Davis women’s and men’s basketball teams are competing at the Big West Tournament in…

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Corporations make change when government won’t
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Corporations make change when government won’t

Dick’s Sporting Goods, others restrict gun sales In response to the recent shooting in Parkland, Fla. that killed 17 students and faculty and the typical sluggish reaction by…

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