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Redefining the Line Between Terrorism and Democracy

On October 5, conservative political theorist and personality David Horowitz released a ranking of the “Top Ten Schools Supporting Terrorism” in his publication,...

Photography and Social Media: Writing and Recording Your Own History

Filtered photosets of Italian food and carefully angled selfies are common sights on social media nowadays. From Facebook to Snapchat, people have numerous...

President Obama’s Defining Legacy

President Obama will go down in history as the first African American president, but he will also be remembered for his class, sense...

Editorial: Our Take On The California Ballot

Prop 51: Yes Proposition 51 supports a state-issued $9 billion in bonds to fund improvement and construction for K-12 schools and community colleges. While...

Women’s Chess Championship Stirs Up Debate About Hijab

American chess champion Nazi Paikidze has refused to participate in the 2017 Women’s World Chess Championship in retaliation against the host country Iran’s...

Digital Democracy: Redefining Popular Discourse For Minorities

By Aditi Mayer Beyond the popular notion of the blogging world as an overly saturated, face-value driven sell-out circus, the digital space also serves...

President Napolitano, Listen Up: A Response to Napolitano’s Letter in the Boston Globe

To UC President Janet Napolitano, Last week, you wrote an article for the Boston Globe expressing your opinion on freedom of...

The Effects of Microaggressions Against Asian Americans

Earlier this week, a nameless woman rushed through the downpour in the streets of the Upper East Side. She was tight on time,...

Voter Registration

Presumed student apathy and reported lack of political activism on college campuses is a media go-to cliché based on discouraging national numbers.  So-called...

A Closer Look at the Purpose of Greek Life

We’ve all seen it in the movies. Young men in tank tops, with chiseled abs and an affinity for saying “dude” and...

The Financial Aid Office: Understaffed and Inefficient

For the fall 2016 quarter at UC Irvine, 98,000 applications were received for just 6,000 available spots in the Class of 2020. The...

UCI’s Inflated Parking Permit Prices: An Unnecessary Financial Burden for Students

Tuition rates leave half of UCI undergraduates an average of $18,000 in debt by the time they finish their degree, according to a...

NEWS

Burglary Ring Responsible For Theft Of $1.9 Million Arrested By SWAT Teams

A multi-county burglary ring responsible for stealing a total of $1.9 million in designer watches and purses, jewelry, guns and cash was...

75 Year Old Homeless Woman Assaulted in Church Parking Lot

24-year-old Fernando Valdovinos was charged with attempted murder for the beating and sexual assault of a 75-year-old homeless woman. 

Orange County Reports Low COVID-19 Testing Rates

While COVID-19 testing continues to be in short supply, Orange County has reported significantly lower testing rates compared to its neighboring counties. 

ENTERTAINMENT

‘Defending Jacob’ Is An Unsettling Crime Drama Focused On Family

Created by Mark Bomback and based on William Landay’s novel of the same name, “Defending Jacob” is not your typical murder mystery...

The Show Must Go On(line): 10 Picks For Theatre-Related Content To Watch During Quarantine

The art and business of live theatre have taken an enormous hit in the wake of COVID-19. Broadway went dark on March...

UCI’s Dance Department Hosts Their First Online Performance

May 14 would’ve marked the opening night of UCI Dance Department’s annual undergraduate choreography showcase, “Physical Graffiti.” The shift to remote rehearsals...

SPORTS

Letter From The Sports Editors: Changes In The Sports Section Due To COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic occurring, it is evident that live sporting events are in a hiatus during this time. There...

COVID-19’s Effect On Sports

The day began like any ordinary day at UCI on Tuesday, March 10.

UCI Men’s Basketball Suffers Defeat To CSUN 72-70 On Senior Night

The UC Irvine Men’s Basketball team lost to the Cal State Northridge Matadors in their final regular season game ending 72-70 at...

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