Worried but Not Surprised at Trump’s Emergency

President Donald Trump has been toying with declaring a national emergency for weeks, and on Friday he finally did so. This is a horrific...

The Inevitable Activism of the Supreme Court

Social progress, as we have been reminded in the wake of debates concerning gun control and data privacy, is tremendously difficult to gauge. Operating...

A Letter to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford

Dear Dr. Blasey Ford, My name is Monica Luna and I, unfortunately, do not think I will ever have the pleasure of making your acquaintance....

We Need to Talk About Native American Voting Rights

With the 2018 midterm elections underway, staff writer Cole Stallone examines why Native American voting rights are a long-neglected problem in the United States that deserve our attention and activism.

Taking Back Election Day

A speck of blue in a sea of red, Sandusky, Ohio is an urban center of about 25,000 people. On Jan. 28, this small...

‘We Will Not Settle for Crumbs’

The protests in Paris represent an energized new movement, but the movement itself must be careful of influence from the far-right.

Teachers’ Strikes and the Resurrection of Labor Power

This Monday, more than 5,000 educators went on strike in Denver. This was yet another in a series of recent large-scale strikes by teachers’...

2020 Dems Need to Talk Foreign Policy

The United States is currently navigating a complex set of foreign policy issues that the next president will undoubtedly have to address. In the...

Letter to the Editor: You Can’t Separate the State From Its People

Deputy Copy Chief Akshay Prabhushankar’s responds to columnist Jasem Alzaabi’s article on why the UAE should suppress free speech.

Your Hometown Needs Your Vote

I turned 18 years old on Nov. 11, 2016, meaning that I was just three days too young to vote in the 2016 Presidential...

The Tyranny of Vague Legislation

The 17th anniversary of the Patriot Act means it's time to reflect on how it has infringed on civil liberties.

In California, My Home Is One of the Lucky Ones

In the face of the twin tragedies of the wildfires raging in California, it is crucial to consider our responsibility to protect our citizens and to protect our planet when it comes to climate change.