Opinion
Has this ever happened to you? Something about UC San Diego frustrates you to no end and you feel like standing on a (metaphorical) platform and proclaiming: Hey, all of us should care!!! Well, look no further than our Opinion section, where you’ll be doing just that … just, a little more eloquently, using pointed articles.

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Submission: Justice, then Peace

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The disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on black communities and the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony McDade, Nina Pop, and Rayshard Brooks should …

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Safe Spaces For Black Students Should Be Protected

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If the university claims to stand with Black students and hear us, they would commit more than empty promises in their emails and newsletters. Instead, they …

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Submission: Remove Bret Stephens from the UC Free Speech Center Board

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Bret Stephens is unfit to serve on the University of California’s Free Speech Center’s advisory board. Last year, when I visited the Center’s inaugural event in …

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Students and Faculty, Let The Triton Be Your Platform

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What makes you angry? How are you responding to George Floyd’s murder? Are you participating in protests? What has your experience been like at UCSD? The …

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A Letter to the Community from the Editor-in-Chief of The Triton

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Dear UC San Diego Community, It is with a heavy heart that I write this letter to you, especially during a pandemic and national uncertainty. Since …

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Submission: Losing Financial Aid During a Pandemic

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As a bright-eyed, 17-year-old high school graduate, I was immensely proud of my achievements that led to UCSD granting me the prestigious Regents Scholarship. I entered …

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EDITORIAL: Vote ‘Yes’ on the CAPS Fee Referendum

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The Triton endorses a ‘yes’ vote on the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Fee Referendum. In this year’s ASUCSD election, the student body will be voting …

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AS Endorsements 2020: Vote Alisha Saxena For AS VP External

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The Triton’s Editorial Board endorses BOLD vice president of external affairs (VPEA) candidate Alisha Saxena in the 2020 Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) Election. …

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AS Endorsements 2020: Vote Samuel J.W. Fleet For AS VP Campus Affairs

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The Triton’s Editorial Board endorses Forward! vice president of campus affairs (VPCA) candidate Samuel J.W. Fleet for the 2020 Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) …

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The Triton Will Not Endorse A 2020 ASUCSD Presidential Candidate

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The Triton’s Editorial Board will not be endorsing a presidential candidate in the 2020 Associated Students of UC San Diego (ASUCSD) Election. The Board believes that …