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Why there isn’t a White History Month

By Lauren Vaughn

February 7, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

When someone asks why there isn’t a White History Month it can be hard to unpack such a loaded question in one sitting.  The obvious and over-simplified answer to this is, of course, that every month is White History Mo...

Trayvon and Jason

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

March 26, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Imagine going to the corner store for a snack, and getting accosted on the way home by a man with a gun who chases you down, attacks you and ultimately shoots you in the chest and leaves you to die.  Then imagine that, when the...

Buy a cupcake, support racism

By Billy Rainsford

October 6, 2011

Filed under Archives

On Tuesday, Sept. 27, the College Republicans club at the University of California, Berkeley held a bake sale in order to raise money. Cupcakes and cookies were on the menu, and after setting up shop at the center of campus, the...

But, I’m a person

By Will Syldor

November 2, 2010

Filed under Columns

I dislike that term. It negates the emotion of whoever is being spoken to. It negates the fact that obviously, this other person sees the speaker as a human being. Context is important too though. It depends on how it’s said...