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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The privatization of America’s failing public schools could save our education system

With an 85% graduation rate nationwide, more than 1 in every 10 students are failing out of the American public high school system. As a result, the American public high school education needs to...

UC layoffs further reveal that the UC is ran like a corporation instead of...

The University of California (UC) stated that there would be no layoffs amid the growing job insecurity within the U.S. As one of the largest employers in California, this was promising news to the...

Online schooling is mirroring a gate kept education system

As developed countries take the initiative to produce a system for online education, the government must work to ensure that all students have access to a stable internet source and have a proper device...

The Politics of Generation Z: How social media has changed the way injustice is...

A heavy paralysis has taken over this country. Injustices are not being tended to and instead Americans are divided and sparring over whose side will win. The youth of this nation have witnessed this...

Individuals can’t consume their way out of climate change, governments and corporations need to...

Weeks ago, the skies around the West Coast took on a surreal glow as smoke from wildfires blazed throughout the region. Photos of smoky and ominous skies in cities such as San Francisco and...

Riverside county’s hasty decision to reopen with a less restricting red-tier status is dangerous...

As of Tuesday, Sept. 22, Riverside County  was permitted to move from the most restrictive purple-tier status of reopening to the more lenient red tier. In just a few weeks, movie theatres will resume...

Cutting from the bottom-up: The elimination of UCR athletics and the School of Public...

As UCR approaches the new academic year, one of the main concerns facing Highlanders is the Budget Advisory Committee’s (BAC) proposal to eliminate UCR Athletics along with the School of Public Policy (SPP). This...

Reform or defunding — either way change within the UCPD is long overdue

People, especially Black people, have long been exhausted by the continuing issues of police brutality and racism that is perpetuated by the current systems implemented. In the past two months, nationwide protests have broken...

To date or not to date: Entering a new university with a boyfriend or...

In addition to the many other challenges incoming students face, some must also face a difficult decision — whether or not they will be single during their first year at UCR. Whether your significant...

Environmental organizations can better address socioeconomic and environmental issues through increased representation of BIPOC

Environmental organizations all over the country are missing the mark when it comes to addressing the interconnectedness between racial and economic inequality and the climate crisis. This can be attributed to the underrepresentation of...