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Editorial: 2018 A.S. Senate Endorsements

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This year’s ASUCSD senate elections are all uncontested. Although The Triton is disappointed by the increase in apathy towards student service, we hope that turning out …

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Editorial: 2018 Campus Election Endorsements

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The Triton Editorial Board recognizes our role as a student newspaper to hold those in power accountable. Associated Students oversees more than $5 million in student …

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Editorial: Vote ‘No’ on the CALPIRG Referendum

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The Triton endorses a “no” vote on the CALPIRG referendum. During this year’s elections, students will be voting on a referendum regarding whether or not to …

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Editorial: Vote 'Yes' on Student Transportation Fee Referendum

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Given the relatively minimal increase in the San Diego Metropolitan Transportation System (MTS) fees and the important access to bus and trolley lines that MTS offers …

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Editorial: Daron Woods for 2018-2019 A.S. VP of Campus Affairs

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Daron Woods is the current Transfer Senator at UCSD and has served in three positions at San Diego City College—as Campus Wide Senator, Senate Vice President, …

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Editorial: Caroline Siegel Singh for 2018-2019 A.S. VP of External Affairs

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Facing a university administration rejecting compromise with its students, a state government failing to allocate money for its public universities, and a national government threatening to …

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Editorial: Kiara Gomez for 2018-2019 A.S. President

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Kiara Gomez is prepared to apply her years of experience navigating Associated Students spaces to make her vision of UC San Diego’s student government a reality. …

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Academic Freedom Should Not Excuse Woody Allen’s Pedophilia

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In theory, “UC San Diego is dedicated to creating a safe and respectful community through awareness, education, and prevention of sexual assault and violence.” When the …

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Geisel Library Rejecting Plan B for Vending Machines is Callous and Short-sighted

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Since 2013, emergency contraceptive pills (ECPs), more commonly known as “Plan B,” have been legally available to people of all ages over the counter. Half a …

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UCSD Should Respect Students' Preferred Names

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Last November, The Triton received an email from university officials, requesting that we use their branding guidelines when talking about the school. “Using UC San Diego …