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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Tall Tail #6

“Are Immigrants to Blame for California’s Drought?”

Recently, a non-profit organization, called the Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS), ran an ad campaign, which placed the cause for California's drought on its increasing population of immigrants. However, the organization has a flawed...

Affirmative action is not a number

After signing the Civil Rights Act, July 1964, President Lyndon Baines Johnson addressed the graduating class at Howard University.  He said, “You do not take a man who for years has been hobbled by...

Education shouldn’t be capitalized on

Recently, Navient Corp., the largest student loan servicer in the country, was sued for cheating its borrowers. Navient was found guilty of providing misinformation to student borrowers, ignoring complaints, incorrectly processing payments and using...

Why Regent Pattiz needs to resign from the UC Board of Regents

2016 was not the best year for the University of California’s public relations department, as each week seemed to release a new controversy surrounding the administrative transparency and accessibility of the 10 campuses. From...

Letter to the Editor: In response to the May 27 article entitled, “Comedy Apocalypse...

Some comments on the Comedy Apocalypse 11 Highlander (May 27, 2014) review: First, the author states, “Last quarter’s Comedy Apocalypse X proved that the Barn wasn’t about to follow up on bad comedic night with...

Editorial: Separation of powers among ASUCR must be absolute

There was once a time when UCR students couldn’t even elect their own student body president. Only senators were directly elected, and those senators selected the president from amongst themselves. Furthermore, senators had the...

Boasting about “diversity” at UCR is not enough — it’s time we practice it

No one will ever have to question whether UCR is a diverse campus. By now, UCR’s high degree of diversity is a cornerstone of its academic reputation and of its campus culture. While this...