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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Universities may rank differently based on students’ interests

UC Riverside has earned a respectable place at number 113 in the U.S. News and World Report 2017 Best Global University Rankings, which lists what U.S. News considers the top 1,000 universities in the...

Letting them hit rock bottom

Crackhead, junkie, burn out, bag bitch, dope fiend, druggie, all terms designated for what psychologists and medical doctors deem a drug addict. Appearing in dilapidated houses, street corners and prison cells across movie and...

Sex and the White House: Have we become desensitized?

Not since the Clinton presidency has sex been so prominent in American politics. It was after his famous claim that he "did not have sexual relations with that woman” that Clinton was charged with...

R’Perspective: What’s hidden still stings

Everyone knows about the outwardly malicious form of bullying that involves overt force, harassment and sometimes violence. We’ve seen it in movies (such as “Mean Girls”), viral videos (such as World Star Hip-Hop) and...

United Community of Riverside: On Living Below the Line

Previously, I wrote about why I would be living below the line. I explained my rationale behind doing so, and why I thought it was important. For five days, I actually tried to live...

“Protesters” in Oregon are domestic terrorists

When it comes to terrorism, many in the Western world have the tragedies of Paris and San Bernardino fresh in their minds. Given recent events, many have called for action against ISIS in the...

Write-Off: Be pro-grizzly for a better UCR

An ancient proverb from the country of Snoglandia features the grizzly bear as the omnipotent symbol of wisdom. The beautiful, furry creature is probably the most underrated and underappreciated creature in American society. Since...

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Taking a seat to take a stand

There is always controversy that goes along with any protest, but no institution in America knows controversy like the NFL. The 2016-17 football season kicked off in early August as it has for decades. The...