Browsing All Posts filed under »Campus Justice«

Racism and Heterosexism: What do you know?

December 13, 2011 by


By: Raven Have you ever experienced discrimination on campus because of your race?  Have you ever had to second-guess the choice to hold your partner’s hand around campus? Some students have probably never even been asked this question before.  Yet for a third year student, Tayla Finney, it’s something she deals with not only on […]

To Protect and To Serve Whom, Exactly?

December 7, 2011 by


By: Hanna Yi   “As a law enforcement officer, my fundamental duty is to serve mankind; to safeguard lives and property, to protect the innocent against deception, the weak against oppression or intimidation, and the peaceful against violence or disorder; and to respect the Constitutional rights of all men to liberty, equality, and justice.”   […]

Cal State Students File Title IX Complaint with U.S. Office for Civil Rights

December 5, 2011 by


Cross posted here. Targets of hate tabloid demand remedy for harassment allowed by the university Students at California State University San Marcos have filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, under Titles IX, VI and II of the Americans With Disabilities Act. The complaint seeks immediate injunctive and remedial […]

Tell the CSU Fee’s to Take a Hike

November 30, 2011 by


By: K.B. Before I was enrolled at CSU San Marcos, I was a student at CSU San Francisco from 2007-2008 (between then and now I was at a community college), when the last major payment I made for classes was $1,800.00 for a fulltime class schedule. I remember being so excited to be back in […]

Faculty and Students’ Budget Dispute: Shame on you, Chancellor!

November 28, 2011 by


By: SPH On Nov 17th, CSU faculty members and students got together at CSU Dominguez Hills to protest the school budget cuts. For those of you who weren’t aware, these budget cuts has resulted in omitted pay raises for teachers and increased tuition fees for students. On this day, not only did they protest at […]

Am I?

November 21, 2011 by


No Vacancies: This Space Has Been Occupied, Part 2—Police Brutality

November 21, 2011 by


By: K.B. Now that the Occupy Movement is gaining momentum and the media has finally started to give the protestors the attention they deserve, we are seeing many videos and articles surface on the issues of police brutality and excessive force. I, for one, am outraged that the police force who are employed by the taxpayers […]