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The Impact of Gentrification on Artists in San Francisco

From the ‘60s to the ‘80s, San Francisco has been overwhelmed with art, literature, music and film. The talented Alfred Hitchcock...

Biden’s Climate Plan: A Good Start, But Not A Great Finish

Biden’s climate change plan is a departure from the current U.S. administration’s plan of climate skepticism and pro-fossil fuel stance

Reminder: Biden Won, but the Country Is Still in Shambles.

There will be a point where we think that all of the work needed to ensure a successful Biden presidency is done. We will be wrong.

Why Donald Trump’s Failure to Concede Is Breaking Our Democracy

The consequences of Trump’s and the Republican Party’s actions to democracy are paramount.

Pedophilia Is Overlooked in Popular Culture

“Call Me By Your Name” is just one of the latest pieces of media to subtlety justify its portrayal of pedophilia, a theme that is all too common across popular culture that needs to be addressed.

A Better Way to Elect the President

President Gore. President Romney. Both sound weird to hear, do they not? These two lost in their bids to become the...

Affirmative Action: A Temporary Solution

Debates about affirmative action have drifted in and out of the public sphere for decades. With the recent injustices against Breonna...

Deleting the Doom and Gloom of Zoom

One of the largest transitions that colleges have had to undertake during this pandemic is their migration to online classes via...

Let AOC Play Among Us

With arguably the most important election of our generation playing out, Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to the streaming-platform Twitch this...

Job Security for Lecturers. Now.

When UC Irvine adjunct lecturers assembled on Saturday, Oct. 24, outside the Barclay Theater with the support of their families, community...

Not Requiring Masks To Vote Is A Loss For California

Want to vote in-person in California this year? You will not be turned away from the polls if you are not...

UC Needs to Divest From the Murder of Yemen

With each passing day, a grim future for the Yemeni people grows ever more concrete. Such a future entails the perishing...

NEWS

Orange County Moves to Purple Tier Amid Second Wave Of COVID-19

As COVID-19 cases have reached record highs in California, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced that Orange County would immediately be moved to the...

Orange County Announces Plan For At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits

The Orange County Board of Supervisors announced plans to distribute at-home testing kits for COVID-19 on Nov. 17, partnering with Ambry Genetics...

UC Student Association on the Failure of Proposition 16

The UC Student Association (UCSA) released a press statement addressing the failure of Proposition 16 on Nov. 4. The statement, which was...

ENTERTAINMENT

CTSA Drama Student Spotlights: Acting In Virtual World

Stage actors thrive off of the applause and the thrill of performing for a packed theatre. There is a certain energy that...

UCI Student Launches Art Business to Support Interchanging Organizations

When Isabella Nazzari witnessed artists of multiple mediums come together in the midst of a growing pandemic, inspiration struck. Nazzari, an artist...

Æspa’s Own “Black Mamba”

K-pop agency SM Entertainment debuted their newest girl group, æspa, with their first single “Black Mamba” on Nov. 17. As the agency’s...

SPORTS

A Look Into This Year’s Men’s Basketball Season

ESPN virtually hosted the Big West Conference Men’s Preview Show for college basketball on Nov. 19. The preview focused on the upcoming...

Women’s Tennis: A Glimpse Into Their Season During the Nationwide COVID-19 Pandemic

The UCI’s Women’s Tennis team reunited and held their first practice on Monday, Oct. 19, meeting again for the first time in...

NBA 2K21: Give it a Shot?

With another basketball season set in motion, 2K Sports has released their next annual installment of their popular NBA 2K series, a...

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