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Letters to the Editor

Lean and Green: No Beef with Meatless Mondays

Now that meat-substitutes are more available and popular than ever, swapping animal flesh with healthy vegetarian options doesn't have to be a sacrifice. Eddie Garza explains how going meatless is the...
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A Tale of Two Cultures: Harassment Abroad and at Home

Risa Weber describes the differences between her experiences of harassment in Buenos Aires and in Isla Vista.
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Individualization to Avoid Criminalization

Opinion Co-Editor Suzanne Becker encourages increasingly diverse methods of law enforcement and public engagement after the failure of Santa Barbara's proposed gang injunction.
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A Response to Mckinley Krongaus’ Recent Op-Ed

Rob Armstrong addresses McKinley Krongaus' op-ed on gun control.
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A Letter to Fellow Gauchos

A UCSB alumna calls for improvements to mental healthcare.
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A Letter from Lois Capps to Isla Vista

Congresswoman Lois Capps reaches Isla Vista community.
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Isla Vista: In Strength and Solidarity

Hanna Mendoza reflects on the IV community following the events of May 23.
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A Forgotten & Critical Feminist History at UCSB: And Why It’s Still Important

Amy Jo Goddard explores the issue of women's rights at UCSB.
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Open Letter on Gun Control

Marc Reisman explores the issue of gun control.
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Self-Defense is Not a Privilege, It’s a Necessity

V. Shasty explains why the right to bear arms is essential to the safety of everyone.
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War on the Home Front

John Marcianois explains why we need to be worried about what is happening and California.
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Giving Back and Coming Together

Daniel Passov explains his eternal connection to Isla Vista and his hope that everyone will give back whatever they can after the tragedy of May 23.
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Time For a Change

Margaux Gundzik explains why we need to find a solution to our violent culture.
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Gaucho Pride: Standing Strong in the Face of Adversity

Ali Gerrard explains why Isla Vista is still our beautiful home.
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For Us All: A Love Letter to Our Students

Professor Fradenburg speaks on behalf of the entire faculty to reiterate that the UCSB staff stands in support of its students and community.
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