Being a female econ major shouldn’t come at the price of sexism

There are approximately three male economics majors for every female economics major nationwide. As a bright-eyed…

Pelosi is not the speaker Democrats want, but she’s the speaker they need

The 2018 midterms saw many new Democratic faces, including the highest number of women and…

Unpaid internships are classist — pay interns what they deserve

As college students, we understand the toxic cycle and competition of internships better than anyone.…

Journalists must report on climate change before we go up in smoke

Between Jan. 1 and Nov. 25 of this year, 876,167 acres of California burned in…

Thanksgiving is cultural erasure, so give thanks to Native communities

Gratitude can be complicated. Generally, I endorse it — gratitude forces us to be reflective,…

Don’t do it for the ‘Gram, travel for more than just a photo op

It’s a modern-day conundrum: if I don’t post a picture of myself somewhere, did I actually…

Hindsight is 2020: Hillary Clinton shouldn’t run again

Hillary Clinton has been in public office for the better part of 30 years. As a…

Let’s embrace imperfection: your mistakes do not define you

Finals week is a good time to talk about perfectionism and procrastination. I imagine many…

Cut the B.S.: benevolent sexism isn’t a compliment

I am the captain of one of the only women’s soccer teams in the Occidental…

Double the majors, double the benefits: the work is worth the price

According to a recent New York Times op-ed, you’re wasting your time pursuing a double major.…

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