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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The Sauce: “I Need to Read More Books”

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At the beginning of the summer, during quarantine, I made it my goal to read more books. I wanted to exercise my brain while I had …

Ellamentally YoursOpinion

Ellamentally Yours: Facing Myself through Therapy

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Dear Reader, Have you checked in with yourself today? After I started doing yoga, I became more aware of the way I breathed. I started to …

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The Sauce: “Hi! My Name Is…”

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So you’ve just gotten to UCSD, you’re all set for classes, and you know that you really want to get involved, but you don’t know where …

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The Sauce: “Can I Touch Your Hair?”

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“Can I touch your hair?” Short answer: No. But I shouldn’t have to tell you that. You should know better than to ask a Black person …

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Introducing: Ellamentally Yours

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Dear Reader, I’ve never been a journaling kind of person. Journals — to me, at least — are too hard to keep up. With how busy …

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Introducing: The Sauce

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The Triton Presents: The Sauce. A Black column written by Kiyahna Brown which will discuss the experiences Black students have gone through and may go through …

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Submission: I harmed myself. Why did UCPD show up at my door?

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Content Warning: This article concerns personal experience and narrative of self-harm, anxiety, and depression. It was the day before move-in began. I sat at my dining …

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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 …