ASUCD endorsements: Consider the following
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ASUCD endorsements: Consider the following

Please vote! ASUCD Winter Elections begin on Tuesday, Feb. 18, with 11 Senate candidates running for six available seats and two executive tickets running for the president and…

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Vote yes on the Basic Needs and Services Referendum
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Vote yes on the Basic Needs and Services Referendum

The future of ASUCD and our campus’ culture rests in your hands Vote yes. The nine members of the Editorial Board unanimously agree: Students should vote yes on…

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Goodbye, Lower Freeborn
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Goodbye, Lower Freeborn

Aggie editors share what the basement means to them Kaelyn Tuermer Lee, Editor-in-Chief Dear Lower Freeborn, Although you’re seismically unsound, have a bagel sitting up by the ceiling…

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UC must end contracts with Dignity Health
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UC must end contracts with Dignity Health

Transgender people deserve dignified healthcare The UC’s existing affiliations with health systems that restrict care based on religious doctrine have been found to have “life-threatening” consequences. That’s not…

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New public charge test should not equate wealth with worth
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New public charge test should not equate wealth with worth

Supreme Court places immoral value on human lives in recent ruling “Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of…

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Higher education should not come at a higher price
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Higher education should not come at a higher price

UC should take advantage of increased state funding The Editorial Board denounces the tuition hike proposed by the UC Board of Regents. The two different proposals that the…

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Abigail Thompson: Diversity statements are not “political litmus tests”
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Abigail Thompson: Diversity statements are not “political litmus tests”

Diversity statements reflect job applicants’s commitment to equal access to education UC Students deserve professors, lecturers and other university professionals who understand who we are. We are a…

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Equal Rights Amendment marks another, but not final, step toward gender equality
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Equal Rights Amendment marks another, but not final, step toward gender equality

This MLK weekend, don’t just remember, but continue the fight Virginia became the 38th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment on Wednesday, nearly 50 years after the…

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ASUCD needs you to vote to save student jobs and services
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ASUCD needs you to vote to save student jobs and services

Basic Needs and Services Referendum is crucial to preserving association’s future Our basic services and student jobs are in jeopardy. That’s why students must vote on the  Basic…

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Recently approved respite center in Davis crucial for addressing homelessness
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Recently approved respite center in Davis crucial for addressing homelessness

This first step cannot be end of city’s efforts  Davis City Council took a critical first step toward serving the city’s homeless population on Dec. 17, 2019  by…

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Larger systemic flaws within UC system must be addressed in new decade
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Larger systemic flaws within UC system must be addressed in new decade

New UC President presents unique opportunity to shape future of system As the new decade begins, the UC has an opportunity for improvement. After careful reflection on previous…

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UC Davis students deserve adequate time to study for finals
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UC Davis students deserve adequate time to study for finals

Implement dead week! Finals are on the horizon, and students are suffocated in projects and assignments with approaching deadlines. Due to the pressures of studying for finals week,…

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ASUCD officials manipulate Bylaws to hold special election
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ASUCD officials manipulate Bylaws to hold special election

Special election announced with only one-day notice This week, ASUCD gave students a one-day notice that a special election would be held today through Thursday, after an election…

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Happy Thanksgiving from the Editorial Board
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Happy Thanksgiving from the Editorial Board

Aggie editors reflect on places for which they are thankful Kaelyn Tuermer-Lee, Editor-in-Chief While I have lived in several different places and have been fortunate to travel across…

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UC Davis will not meet zero waste goal, fails to be transparent about it
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UC Davis will not meet zero waste goal, fails to be transparent about it

Editorial Board calls upon university to release contingency plan Earlier this quarter, when The California Aggie Editorial Board sat down with UC Davis Chancellor Gary May, we asked…

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